Dutch Police Train Eagles To Take Out Drones Midair
Eagles are known for their keen sight, but soon they'll also be known for taking out rogue drones. Police in the Netherlands are training eagles to safely intercept quadcopters that are flying illegal...
Why are the Dutch the Tallest People on Earth?
The Dutch are the tallest people on the planet these days, but that wasn’t always the case: A couple of centuries ago, they were among the shortest. According to researchers examining decades of data ...
Demographics of Aruba
This article is about the demographic features of the population of Aruba, including population density, ethnicity, education level, health of the populace, economic status, religious affiliations and...
Demographics of Aruba - Wikipedia
Dutch Police Train Eagles To Take Out Drones Midair
Eagles are known for their keen sight, but soon they'll also be known for taking out rogue drones. Police in the Netherlands are training eagles to safely intercept quadcopters that are flying illegal...
Why are the Dutch the Tallest People on Earth?
The Dutch are the tallest people on the planet these days, but that wasn’t always the case: A couple of centuries ago, they were among the shortest. According to researchers examining decades of data ...
Jacob van Zuylen van Nijevelt
Jacob Pieter Pompejus, Baron van Zuylen van Nijevelt (29 June 1816 – 4 November 1890) was a Dutch politician who served as Prime Minister of the Netherlands in 1861.
Jacob van Zuylen van Nijevelt - Wikipedia
LGBT history in the Netherlands
The history of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in the Netherlands has reflected the shades of tolerance or rigidity which were utilized by the rulers of the country at various periods in...
LGBT history in the Netherlands - Wikipedia
Death of René Steegmans
The death of René Steegmans (January 1, 1980 – October 24, 2002) was a violent crime which occurred in Venlo, Netherlands, on October 22, 2002, which drew national attention for being an act of sensel...
Schout
In Dutch-speaking areas, a schout was a local official appointed to carry out administrative, law enforcement and prosecutorial tasks. The office was abolished with the introduction of administrative ...
Schout - Wikipedia
Health in the Netherlands
Healthcare in the Netherlands can be divided in several ways: three echelons, in somatic and mental health care and in 'cure' (short term) and 'care' (long term). Home doctors (huisartsen, comparable ...
Health in the Netherlands - Wikipedia
List of rulers of Frisia
Of the first historically verifiable rulers of Frisia, whether they are called dukes or kings, the last royal dynasty below is established by the chronicles of Merovingian kings of the Franks, with wh...
Drèents dialects
Drèents (also Dreins, Dreints, Drents, Drints; Dutch: Drents) is a collective term for the dialects spoken in Drenthe, a province of the Netherlands. The dialects, which are still spoken by half t...
Drèents dialects - Wikipedia
Julius van Zuylen van Nijevelt
Julius Philip Jacob Adriaan, count van Zuylen van Nijevelt (19 August 1819, in Dommeldange – 1 July 1894, in The Hague) was a Dutch politician.Van Zuylen van Nijevelt served as Prime Minister of...
Julius van Zuylen van Nijevelt - Wikipedia
Algemene Ouderdomswet
The Algemene Ouderdomswet (general old-age law) is a 1956 Dutch law that installed a state pension for all elderly. This law was a continuation of a 1947 temporary law. The old law was a proposal by W...
North Frisians
North Frisians are, in the wider sense, the inhabitants of the district of Nordfriesland in Schleswig-Holstein. In a narrower sense they are an ethnic sub-group of the Frisians from North Frisia and o...
North Frisians - Wikipedia
Technische Hochschule
Technische Hochschule (known by its initials TH) is what an Institute of Technology (that is, a university focusing on engineering sciences) used to be called in German-speaking countries, as well as ...
Technische Hochschule - Wikipedia
Cannabis coffee shop
Coffeeshops are establishments in the Netherlands where the sale of cannabis for personal consumption by the public is tolerated by the local authorities.Under the drug policy of the Netherlands, the ...
Cannabis coffee shop - Wikipedia
Jan Remmelink
Professor Jan Remmelink (27 April 1922, Zelhem, Gelderland - 15 May 2003, Groningen) was Attorney General of the High Council of the Netherlands from 1968 to 1989. He headed the Dutch government commi...
Human rights in the Netherlands
The human rights of the Netherlands are codified in the Dutch constitution. Together with other European states, the Netherlands is often at or near the head in international civil liberties and poli...