Why Greenlandic icebergs are melting in the middle of London
December 17, 2018, 12:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Olafur Eliasson's 'Ice Watch' is public art with an urgent message.
Why Brits are tossing empty potato chip bags in the mail, not the trash
December 10, 2018, 12:59 p.m. by Matt Hickman
An anti-plastic campaign directed at the Britain's most beloved crisp company is leading to changes in packaging and recycling.
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.