Netherlands
The Netherlands (/ˈnɛðərləndz/; Dutch: Nederland [ˈneːdərˌlɑnt]) is the main constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. It is a small, densely po...
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All of the electric trains in the Netherlands are completely powered by wind energy.
All of the electric trains in the Netherlands are completely powered by wind energy.
Floating Homes | euromaxx
We go to the Waterbuurt West district of Amsterdam to find out about floating homes. Although they follow in the tradition of Dutch houseboats these are quite different - three storey dwellings connec...
Scientists In Amsterdam Just Destroyed Breast Cancer Tumors In 11 Days Without Chemo!
Research presented by Professor Nigel Bundred at the European Breast Cancer Conference in Amsterdam revealed that they had tested the effectiveness of a pair of drugs known as Herceptin (a.k.a trastuz...
Erdogan lashes out at Netherlands for barring minister
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused the Dutch government of being "Nazi remnants" after the Netherlands barred the Turkish foreign minister f...
Turkey's Erdogan warns Dutch will pay price for dispute
The Turkish president says he will teach the Dutch about diplomacy after his ministers are barred.
The Netherlands welcomes Trump in his own words
The whole world was watching for the inauguration of the 45th president of the United States: Donald J. Trump. Because we realize it's better for us to get along..
Students living in nursing homes - a solution to our ageing populations?
From Dutch students living in nursing homes, to projects at the University of Exeter, students can have a lot to offer the elderly.
Introducing the self-driving bicycle in the Netherlands
This spring, Google is introducing the self-driving bicycle in Amsterdam, the world’s premier cycling city. The Dutch cycle more than any other nation in the...
The Dutch prison crisis: A shortage of prisoners
While much of the world struggles with overcrowded prisons, in the Netherlands jails are rapidly emptying. How has this happened - and why are some people unhappy?
The Netherland's Billion Dollar Sea Wall
Since most of the Netherlands lies close to to sea level, it is no suprise that they have a billion dollar sea wall protecting their land.
Dutch Government Places Historic Limit On Meat
Citizens of the Netherlands urged to drastically limit meat consumption and replace with vegan sources of protein.
Found, Where Caesar Decimated The Dutch: Archaeologists Pinpoint Site Of Battle That Left 150,000 Dead
Archaeologists claim to have proved that Julius Caesar set foot on what is now Dutch soil, destroying two Germanic tribes in a battle that left 150,000 people dead.
Giethoorn-Venice of Holland
The village Giethoorn is special in the Netherlands because of it's caracteristic wooden arch bridges and canals, in the center is not a road but a canal where you have to travel by boat. That is why ...
History of the Netherlands
The history of the Netherlands is the history of a seafaring people thriving on a lowland river delta on the North Sea in northwestern Europe. Records begin with the four centuries during which the re...
History of the Netherlands - Wikipedia
Dutch Republic
The Dutch Republic, officially known as the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands (Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden), Republic of the United Netherlands or Republic of the Seve...
Dutch Republic - Wikipedia
Geography of the Netherlands
The geography of the European part of the Netherlands is unusual in that much of its land has been reclaimed from the sea and is below sea level, protected by dikes. Another factor that has influenced...
Geography of the Netherlands - Wikipedia
Amsterdam
Amsterdam (/ˈæmstərdæm/; [ˌʔɑmstərˈdɑm]) is the capital city and most populous city of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Its status as the Dutch capital is mandated by the Constitution of the Netherland...
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Flood control in the Netherlands
Flood control is an important issue for the Netherlands, as about two thirds of its area is vulnerable to flooding, while the country is among the most densely populated on Earth. Natural sand dunes a...
Flood control in the Netherlands - Wikipedia
Delta Works
The Delta Works (Dutch: Deltawerken) is a series of construction projects in the southwest of the Netherlands to protect a large area of land around the Rhine-Meuse-Scheldt delta from the sea. The...
Delta Works - Wikipedia
Transport in the Netherlands
The Netherlands is both a very densely populated and a highly developed country, in which transport is a key factor of the economy. Correspondingly it has a very dense and modern infrastructure, facil...
Transport in the Netherlands - Wikipedia
Culture of the Netherlands
Dutch culture, or the culture of the Netherlands, is diverse, reflecting regional differences as well as the foreign influences thanks to the merchant and exploring spirit of the Dutch and the influx ...
Culture of the Netherlands - Wikipedia
Dutch cuisine
Dutch cuisine (Dutch: Nederlandse keuken) consists of the cooking traditions and practices from the Netherlands. The country's cuisine is shaped by the practice of fishing and farming, including t...
Dutch cuisine - Wikipedia
List of World Heritage Sites in the Netherlands
Location of UNESCO World Heritage Sites within NetherlandsLocation of UNESCO World Heritage Sites within CuraçaoThis is a list of World Heritage Sites in the Netherlands with properties of cultural an...
List of World Heritage Sites in the Netherlands - Wikipedia
Giethoorn
Giethoorn ([ˈɣitɦoːrn]) is a village in the Dutch province of Overijssel. It is located in the municipality of Steenwijkerland, about 5 km southwest of Steenwijk.Giethoorn used to be a carfree to...
Giethoorn - Wikipedia
World Heritage Sites in the Netherlands
Location of UNESCO World Heritage Sites within NetherlandsLocation of UNESCO World Heritage Sites within CuraçaoThis is a list of World Heritage Sites in the Netherlands with properties of cultural an...
World Heritage Sites in the Netherlands - Wikipedia
Communications in the Netherlands
Communications in the Netherlands.
The postal service in the Netherlands is performed by PostNL in most cases—which has, as of 2008, a monopoly on letters lighter than 50 g. The monopoly is planne...