One-upmanship is probably to blame.
Transit riders will get to hear the mayor's voice on their trips throughout the Olympics.
The U.K. is planning to protect its upcoming Olympics with missiles. Here's where they're shooting from and how far they can fly.
As the Games approach and reality sets in for hoteliers, procrastinating tourists are starting to be rewarded.
By 2031, this summer's Olympic site should be a dense checkerboard of housing and parkland.
With limited public access until the games conclude, a preview of London's Olympic Village.
It's even creepier than you might've thought.
Lengthy waits at customs cause concern as Olympic-related traffic begins.
A new report makes the case against a top-down approach to developing high-tech districts.
One month before the games, the city spruces itself up – plus a few rumblings of resentment under the surface.
Could future generations live on a diet of exoskeleton inside this self-sustaining cricket hive?
A British designer wants to turn the noise of electric cars into a city-wide, experimental symphony.
Po-Chih Lai's "Stair Rover" is meant to conquer the rugged streetscape of London.
Organizers are trying to sell the Olympics as 'Britain’s games.' But England's non-Londoners aren't buying it.
The CUBE, a mobile restaurant and event space, has graced landmarks in Brussels and Milan. Now it's headed to England in time for the Games.
The fabric glows when the pious point it toward the Muslim holy city.
"The Majesty" is an installation in an abandoned London railway vault that's crawling with slow-moving, spore-spitting mold.
Designers flipped a bronze scale model of the Taj Mahal for a table that sells for €36,000.
Leaked news of the city's first Olympic moment include nods to England's musical influence and winks to its agrarian past.