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26 tourist landmarks in Europe that are worth lining up for, according to top travel experts

We've all been there. You've gone to the Eiffel Tower on your first day in Paris. Now you're three hours deep in queues and your schedule for the rest of the weekend has been thrown off. Then you reach the top of the iconic tower, take...Show More Summary

ICYMI, There's an Entire Fake Paris (Eiffel Tower and All) in China

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, so France should feel pretty cool right now - there's an entire replica of Paris in eastern China. Tianducheng is a luxury real estate development in Hangzhou that boasts its ownShow More Summary

Mary and me at the Eiffel Tower

Q: I often put captions above photos that I embed in emails, but I always have this problem: Should it be “Mary and me at the Eiffel Tower” or “Mary and I at the Eiffel Tower”? And why? A: It doesn’t matter. Either caption is OK. “Mary and me at the Eiffel Tower” and “Mary... ? Read More: Mary and me at the Eiffel Tower

Equation for the Eiffel Tower

Robert Banks’s book Towing Icebergs, Falling Dominoes, and Other Adventures in Applied Mathematics describes the Eiffel Tower’s shape as approximately the logarithmic curve where y and x0 are chosen to match the tower’s dimensions. Here’s a plot of the curve: And here’s the code that produced the plot: from numpy import log, exp, linspace, vectorize import matplotlib.pyplot […]

Bizarre 1-Ounce Discovery Made on a Paris Rooftop

Urban scientists and Paris foodies are getting excited about a bizarre discovery atop a hotel near the Eiffel Tower: the first-ever wild truffle growing in the French capital. It's just one 0.9-ounce winter truffle. But truffles normally sprout only in limited areas of southern Europe, and are so rare...

Paris truffle find hailed as boon for urban gardeners

French gourmets were celebrating Friday after a wild truffle was discovered for what experts said was the first time ever in Paris. The discovery in a hotel roof garden in the shadow of the Eiffel Tower comes as prices for the aromatic fungus have doubled to more than 5,000 euros ($6,000) a kilo. Show More Summary

Rock icon Johnny Hallyday, known as French Elvis, dies at 74

Johnny Hallyday, France's biggest rock star for more than half a century and an icon who packed sports stadiums and all but lit up the Eiffel Tower with his high-energy … Click to Continue »

Circus Tiger Shot Dead In Paris After Escaping From Owner

2 months agoNews : The Cutline

An animal handler on Friday shot dead his escaped circus tiger in the middle of a Paris district about a mile from the Eiffel Tower, according to French officials.

Animal groups outraged after escaped circus tiger shot dead near Eiffel Tower

2 months agoNews : The Lookout

Animal rights groups expressed outrage yesterday (Sat) after an escaped circus tiger was shot dead by its owner as it roamed the streets of Paris near the Eiffel Tower. The Brigitte Bardot Foundation, established by the film star turned...Show More Summary

Tiger is shot dead in Paris after escaping from circus

Police tweet that ‘all danger is over’ after tiger is killed by circus staff near the Eiffel Tower, some time after it escaped A tiger escaped from a circus and roamed the streets of Paris before being killed, French police have said. Show More Summary

Tiger Escapes Circus, Roams Streets of Paris

A tiger was killed Friday in Paris after escaping from a circus in the 15th arrondissement and wandering the streets near the Eiffel Tower, the BBC reports. Residents called emergency services to report the tiger just before 6pm. According to the New York Daily News, the tiger ended up on...

Loyola Medicine Helps Pediatric Sickle Cell Patient Take Trip of a Lifetime

Anyah wasn't going to let sickle cell disease keep her from going on her high school class trip to Europe. Thanks to Natalie Kamberos, DO, and the care Anyah received at Loyola Medicine, Anyah was able to climb the Eiffel Tower and make it a trip of a lifetime.

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Governing in poetry: French president responds to English schoolgirl's verse

Emmanuel Macron posts 21-line composition in response to 13-year-old’s poem about Eiffel Tower Emmanuel Macron is keen to be seen as a man of many talents. The French leader, nicknamed Jupiter after the all-powerful Roman god for his...Show More Summary

2018 Ryder Cup: Captains Recreate Arnold Palmer's Eiffel Tower Shot

3 months agoSports / Golf : Armchair Golf

Behind the scenes as @ThomasBjornGolf and @JimFuryk hit balls from the Eiffel Tower in Paris. — Ryder Cup Europe (@RyderCupEurope) October 19, 2017 FORTY YEARS AGO ARNOLD PALMER drove his golf ball off the Eiffel Tower. Show More Summary

Ryder Cup captains emulate Arnold Palmer's Eiffel Tower shot

3 months agoSports / Golf : BBC - Golf Blog

Ryder Cup captains Jim Furyk and Thomas Bjorn recreate Arnold Palmer's famous Eiffel Tower shot to mark one year until the 2018 competition.

WATCH: Ryder Cup captains hit golf balls off the Eiffel Tower

As France prepares for the 2018 Ryder Cup, Jim Furyk and Thomas Bjorn show off their accuracy

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