Why Brits are tossing empty potato chip bags in the mail, not the trash
October 1, 2018, 4:15 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Anti-plastic campaign begets royal headache for U.K. postal service.
How London's 'lost' underground rivers could help curb carbon emissions
July 16, 2018, 9:26 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Campaigners see untapped potential in waste heat extracted from waterways buried beneath city streets.
There's a candy-colored pyramid weighing 600 tons floating in London's Hyde Park
June 25, 2018, 11:34 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Visionary artist Christo works his inimitable magic at Hyde Park with 7,501 oil barrels at Hyde Park.
London officials consider more public drinking fountains
December 6, 2017, 11:23 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Mayor Sadiq Kahn is thirsty to slash bottled water consumption.
London to boot cars from its busiest shopping street
November 13, 2017, 7:12 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Pedestrianizing Oxford Street is a brilliant idea ... but what about cyclists?
Soar above London along the world's fastest urban zip line
July 25, 2017, 8:24 a.m. by Matt Hickman
You can fly! New attraction on the River Thames caters to urban adventurers with Peter Pan aspirations.
Google's London HQ boasts a rooftop garden for the ages
June 2, 2017, 1:45 p.m. by Matt Hickman
This greenery-topped 'groundscraper' will be longer than London's tallest building is tall.
280 miles of hidden British bike paths rediscovered on Google Street View
May 12, 2017, 10:17 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The push to revive a network of defunct 1930s-era cycleways begins.
Fabric-munching moths are having a field day in England's historic homes
April 12, 2017, 2:04 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Preservationists suspect warmer-than-normal weather is to blame for the pests' proliferation.