French artist Dan23 poses front of his paintings in a social housing tower converted into a temporary street art exhibition in Paris, France, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013. Condemned apartments never looked so good _ and only rarely has graffiti met such an enthusiastic welcome. More than 80 artists were given free run of a rundown building that is doomed to destruction in 8 days. The line wraps around the block every day to see the apartments, each of which is its own art installation. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

Doomed Paris tower lives out last days in graffiti

PARIS (AP) — Condemned apartments covered in spray paint have probably never been in such demand. An entire apartment tower in eastern Paris has been turned over to 105 street artists from around the world, […]


French skipper Gerard d'Aboville and captain of The Turanor PlanetSolar, poses on the world's largest solar boat, in Paris, Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013. The PlanetSolar with its 537 square meters of photovoltaic panels powering 6 blocks of lithium-ion batteries, accomplished the first around the world trip powered only by solar energy in May 2012. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

Solar boat reaches Paris after crossing Atlantic

PARIS (AP) — The world’s largest solar-powered boat has docked on the banks of the Seine River, its final port of call after a three-month voyage across the Atlantic Ocean to study how the Gulf […]



Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 28,182 other followers