Company towns aren't a relic of the industrial revolution - they're part of the future of tech firms, with Mark Zuckerberg being the latest entrepreneur with plans to create one for his staff
If you've 'done' a lot of Europe's classic destinations, why not try somewhere new? Christopher Beanland picks urban alternatives
From Dublin to Sydney, there's a worldwide trend for burying roads – and even Boris wants a Hammersmith 'flyunder'. Christopher Beanland digs out the reasons
High-rises are now shunned by all but the super-cool, yet a new project is celebrating the remaining stock
Work has begun to erect six of the Danish-designed 'T Pylons' in the UK
Enjoy spectacular scenery on the world's most dramatic climbs, writes Christopher Beanland
There are now 55,000 museums worldwide – double the number in 1990 – with a new one opening every day in China alone. But as they begin to morph into big-business brands, and we become ever more digitally obsessed, can this trend continue?
The National Grid will be turning derelict gasworks into thousands of new homes. But that's not the only use for these haunting structures, discovers Christopher Beanland
As news comes that London’s disused ghost stations’ may be sold off, other stops are being treated to ideas above their destination
A new movement is making use of rooftops as social spaces, from tower-block swimming pools to hotel football pitches. Christopher Beanland reports
Spectacular bridges are going up all over the world, with four planned in London alone
The stylishly shot series, which returns with three films looking at Scottish streets, is the inverse of Benefits Street - delivering warmth instead of cynicism
Polaroid stopped making its famous cameras six years ago. But those who cherish instant analogue photographs aren't ready to let them fade away, says Christopher Beanland
The Kelpies are the latest addition to Britain's growing army of enormous sculptures. But naysayers are asking what a pair of gigantic horse heads tells us about Falkirk?
There’s one part Ukraine’s seized peninsula that Russia has ignored: the self-declared Republic of Kazantip, home to a decadent music festival
Sainsbury’s wants to demolish it, but campaigners are battling to save the eco-friendly store