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A Car You Never Heard Of: The SAIL Badal

Are you one of the many people who would love to own a Reliant Robin, but feel that it has too many brakes, it looks too conventional, the engine’s both in the wrong place and has, like, twice as many strokes as it should, and you’d never want …

Airport delays in Europe – your questions answered

It may be the busiest time of the year, yet the EU have chosen this moment to enforce tighter border controls. As a result thousands of British holidaymakers are facing longer airport queues and delays with some even missing their flights homes, especially those travelling home from Spain. …

Small Yards, Big Designs

Lush Patio Optical Illusion Favorite Hangout Before: Long and Narrow After: Breathing Room Before: Messy Space After: Cottage Garden Before: Disheveled Courtyard After: Relaxing Area Original Garden Beds

Zaha Hadid Architects Reveal New Images of the World’s Tallest Atrium in Beijing

Zaha Hadid Architects and SOHO China are nearing completion of the building, which means the 679-foot-tall structure will feature the world’s tallest atrium. The fruitful partnership between Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) and office developer SOHO China will soon bring another remarkable structure to the country’s design landscape. Their latest collaboration, Leeza …

How houses were cooled before air conditioning

Welcome back to Period Dramas, a weekly column that alternates between rounding up historic homes on the market and answering questions we’ve always had about older structures. On these sweltering midsummer days, it’s natural to want nothing more than to sit in front of an air conditioner that’s running at full …