Tag: Notre Dame Cathedral (Paris, France)

How Notre-Dame Was Saved: 5 Things We Know

How was it that fire ravaged Notre-Dame? And how was it saved? A New York Times investigation found that a miscommunication among security employees and flawed planning let the fire spin out of control in one of France’s most revered monuments on April 15. When the firefighters were called, it was already too late to […]

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It’s Easy for Leaders to Make Promises After Disasters. But What Happens Next?

CreditToby Melville/Reuters CreditKim Hong-Ji/Reuters Of all the tragedies, wars, natural disasters and terrorist attacks we’ve reported on over the years, the one that even now, as I think of it, makes my knees go weak is the sinking of the Sewol ferry in South Korea. More than 300 people died that day in 2014, and […]

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