London's flamboyant Olympic tower to get white-knuckle new addition
August 3, 2015, 10:35 a.m. by Matt Hickman
If there ever were a super-tall public sculpture begging for a tunnel slide ....
Barnacle-like sleeping pods provide shelter to London's homeless
July 27, 2015, 12:43 p.m. by Matt Hickman
James Furzer's simple design is still situated on the streets — yet lifted slightly above them.
Honoring the U.K.'s first female photojournalist
June 22, 2015, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
Christina Broom is widely heralded as one of the most important women in early press photography.
British cancer center spotlights the healing power of good design
June 15, 2015, 4:15 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Heatherwick Studio's mighty pretty design for Maggie's Centre Yorkshire resembles a cluster of massive potted plants.
Swimmers descend on London's plant-cleaned public bathing pond
May 27, 2015, 3:20 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Would you hop (no diving allowed!) into a chlorine-free urban swimming hole that's open to the public?
Cow poop-powered bus breaks speed record in the U.K.
May 26, 2015, 12:55 p.m. by Matt Hickman
With a recorded land speed near 80 mph, this cow pie-powered passenger bus can positively fly.
90-year-old tortoise loses 2 legs, gets wheels instead
April 30, 2015, 11:30 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A rat recently attacked Mrs. T while she hibernated, but thanks to human help, the nonagenarian is now faster than ever.
England's 19th century sea forts are being converted into offshore party hubs
April 24, 2015, 10:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Let your hair down and party like it's 1899 in a converted Victorian sea fort off of the Isle of Wright.
Samsung unveils high-tech kennel that's perfect for tablet-using terriers
March 6, 2015, 8:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Resembling a pooch-sized space pod, the Dog Dream House is outfitted with a hot tub and entertainment system.
10 fanciful and far-out design concepts for London's new pedestrian bridge
March 3, 2015, 11:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Squiggles, swoops, spires, waterfalls and some truly otherworldly latticework are just the beginning.