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# seine

Last year
# France
Experts planning how to rescue malnourished beluga whale from Seine river
The last-ditch bid to save the animal is partly because of fears that the river’s warm water is harming its health.
All time
# paris is flooding
After reaching near-record heights, the River Seine has begun to recede
The river rose to levels last seen in 1982, prompting emergency measures.
# love lockdown
Too much love? Paris 'love locks' bridge evacuated after railing collapses
Too much love can be a bad thing.
# Oh Merde
Once-in-a-century flood could devastate Paris
French capital warned today of possibility of repeat of 1910 deluge from Seine.
# le corbuiser
Why did this architect want to demolish downtown Paris?
The plan would have demolished an area which had descended into squalor, but is now one of the city’s most culturally significant areas.