List of Dutch inventions and discoveries
The Netherlands, despite its comparatively modest size and population, had a considerable part in the making of the modern society. The Netherlands and its people have made numerous seminal contributi...
List of Dutch inventions and discoveries - Wikipedia
Royal Netherlands Army
The Royal Netherlands Army (Dutch: Koninklijke Landmacht (KL), "Royal Army") is the land forces element of the military of the Netherlands.The Royal Netherlands Army was raised on 9 January 1814—h...
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Paleontology in the Netherlands
Paleontology in the Netherlands refers to paleontological research occurring within or conducted by people from the Netherlands.
Ostedijk
The Ostedijk is a Dutch cargo ship that sent out a distress call on 17 February 2007 when it was about 20 kilometers off the northwestern tip of Spain (east of Estaca de Bares)The ship was transportin...
Hans van Abeelen
Hans van Abeelen (20 November 1936 – 21 August 1998) was the first Dutch behaviour geneticist. He obtained his M.Sc from the University of Groningen and his Ph.D. from the Catholic University of...
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Isaac Beeckman
Isaac Beeckman (10 December 1588 – 19 May 1637) was a Dutch philosopher and scientist, who, through his studies and contact with leading natural philosophers, may have "virtually given birth to modern...
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Teylers Fossil Room II
The Fossil room II is one of two paleontological display rooms in Teylers Museum. The Fossil room II was built in 1885 as an extension of the first Fossil room I, under the direction of the architect ...
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Stichting Academisch Rekencentrum Amsterdam
SURFsara is a Dutch foundation that provides supercomputers, colocation, networks and high-end visualisation to academic institutions. SURFsara has extensive expertise, both in usage and management of...
John Lofting
John Lofting (1659-15 June 1742, London), originally Jan Loftingh, was an engineer and entrepreneur from the Netherlands. His parents were Herman and Johanna. He moved to London, England, before 1686....
John Huizinga
Johan "John" Huizinga (29 June 1920 – 28 August 2008) was a Dutch academic who became professor of Human Biology at Utrecht University in the Netherlands.
After finishing medical school, John Huiz...
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Kennisbank Filosofie Nederland
The Kennisbank Filosofie in Nederland (KFN) is a database in which information can be found about philosophy, especially from the Netherlands. The bibliography consists of about 35.000 records of publ...
Maus Gatsonides
Maurice ("Maus") Gatsonides (February 14, 1911 in Gombong, Kebumen Regency – November 29, 1998 in Heemstede) was a Dutch rally driver and inventor. Gatsonides was born in Central Java in the fo...
Ronald Plasterk
Ronald Hans Anton Plasterk (born April 12, 1957) is a Dutch politician of the Labour Party (PvdA). He is the Minister of the Interior and Kingdom Relations since November 5, 2012 in the Cabinet Rutte ...
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ZEBRA (computer)
The ZEBRA (Zeer Eenvoudige Binaire Reken Automaat translated Very Simple Binary Automatic Calculator) was one of the first computers to be designed in the Netherlands, (the first one was the "ARRA") a...
Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff
Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff, Jr. (30 August 1852 – 1 March 1911) was a Dutch physical and organic chemist and the first winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. He is best known for his discoveries in...
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