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Watch 'French Spiderman' Scale a 29-Story Hotel with His Bare Hands

The 55-year-old only used a pair of climbing shoes and a bag of chalk.
Drew Schwartz
6.14.17
Art

Kevin Smith Is Bringing Jay and Silent Bob Back to the Big Screen | Last Week in Art

Snootchie bootchies.
Nathaniel Ainley
2.13.17
Travel

The Spanish Park Filled with Copies of Famous European Monuments

Parque Europa stretches over 233,000 square meters and boasts a replica of Tower Bridge and the Copenhagen Mermaid among its attractions.
David Ruitz, Words: Fernardo Bernal
9.23.16
Design

What Makes a Building Ugly?

Winner of the 2015 Carbuncle Cup for ugliest building goes to London’s Walkie-Talkie tower, but what makes it an eyesore?
Tanja M. Laden
9.8.15
Art

Feed a Digital Forest on the Eiffel Tower with Your Heartbeat

Grow a tree on the Eiffel Tower, feed it with your heartbeat, and help fight deforestation in one riveting interactive installation.
Beckett Mufson
5.27.15
Travel

We Asked Tourists In Paris If They Noticed the Eiffel Tower Was 'Shrouded in Smog'

According to international media, Paris is now "more polluted than Shanghai and London."
Félix Macherez
3.25.15
Design

Wind Powers the Eiffel Tower's Sustainable Future

UGE International's giant turbines are estimated to wipe out the carbon footprint of the structure's entire first floor.
Beckett Mufson
2.25.15
Photo

Candid Photos of the Seine's Riverboat Tourists

"I tried to approach this series in the same way I work on street photography: to find an extraordinary moment within the ordinary," said photographer Adrian Skenderovic.
Adrian Skenderovic
2.4.15
Design

Big Ben and the Eiffel Tower Become Gorgeous Coffee Makers

Ever wanted to brew your coffee inside the Tower of Sauron? Now you can, thanks to Korean design studio Dutch Lab.
Joost Mollen
1.29.15
Stuff

'Starchitects' Are Ruining Our Cities

No other profession has its own word to describe a state of stardom. No one is talking about "starliticians" or "startists." Why? Because in those worlds who's worth a damn and who sucks is self-evident. If you need to tell people you are a star, well...
Gavin Haynes
7.16.14
Gear

This Guy Plays the Eiffel Tower

And you thought the upright bass was cumbersome.
Nick Rattigan
6.6.13