The first underwater tunnel ever built opened in London in 1843, paving the way for cities everywhere to expand beneath rivers and oceans. Now, the tunnel’s grand entrance hall reopens to the public for the first time in 147 years. Read more >>
After nearly 2,500 entries (you sent in your most creative names, right?), Crossrail’s drawn up its shortlist for naming its six massive tunnellers that are set to carve out the depths of London. Time to get voting.