London is in the midst of an air pollution crisis, but it’s not a new problem. The Great Smog of 1952 caused the deaths of 12,000 people in just four days. Back then, as London choked on chimney fumes, one project had an innovative solution. Subscribe to WIRED►► http://po.st/SubscribeWired
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London has an toxic air pollution problem. One solution was born in the 1950s