The city's search for a post-games stadium occupant has been disappointingly fruitless so far.
A Mary Poppins-esque view of the city.
At London's National Portrait Gallery, the Queen gets her close-up many times over.
An army missile turret and the unveiling of The Orbit have dominated U.K. headlines this week.
Environmentalists have kicked off a campaign called "Straw Wars" to rid London's Soho district of drinking straws.
At best, noise is distracting. But the distraction can have significant consequences.
Researchers identify a method to reuse heat from steel factories to warm homes.
As London debuts its newest structural wonder, a tour of its counterparts around the world.
A London company matches flexible tenants with landlords who would otherwise be sitting on empty buildings.
More and more, shipping containers are being used to create big, inter-connected work spaces and homes.
The Games have provided an unprecedented opportunity, not always welcome, for companies to attach their names to parts of the city.
If sign-less intersections reduce collisions, they almost certainly also consume less energy.
Also, Ireland puts the chill on tanning beds and trashy fashion models of the U.K., beware.
The Olympics promised a fresh start for deprived East London. But they may end up forcing the poor out.
Pop-up spaces are having a permanent impact on the way we build.
This time-lapse video chronicles painted cranes as they "build" a city from the ground up, with real-life objects blending into two dimensions and vice versa.
Also, a girl can't wear the Confederate flag to prom in Tennessee; the British can't even support their own Olympics; Yertle the Turtle is banned in Canada.
After a career spent designing album covers, Peter Saville talks about his unique role in crafting his hometown's identity.
The city is trying to showcase its quirky side. Instead, its Olympic symbols have become a laughing stock.