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Wim Groot Koerkamp (58) and Ewald Engelen (60) have one thing in common, they discover as they arrive at the Chez Antoinette restaurant in the Deventer Bergkwartier: they both ride a folding bicycle. “Only for the city,” Groot Koerkamp hastens to say. A look at both their CVs shows that we are dealing with two absolute opposites here....
In his last post on Facebook, Maksym Kryvtsov, poet and soldier, invited his followers to a game about his poems. He did warn them: “90 percent of my poems are about death.”So also the poem that Kryvtsov wrote two days before his death. In it, the first person describes how his body will decay after...
The weather seems to adapt to the occasion when, after weeks of rain, on a crystal clear and icy Friday morning, France and political Brussels say goodbye to one of Europe's most influential politicians: former minister and former President of the European Commission Jacques Delors. He died last week at the age of 98. Guests from all over...
It took a while before chemists were certain of the existence of ruthenium. The first to claim the discovery of element 44 was the Pole Jedrzej Sniadecki in 1808. He named it vestium, after the asteroid Vesta, discovered a year earlier. But his observations were never confirmed and he retracted his discovery.Twenty years later, the German chemist...
In Sweden, thousands of cars got stuck on the highway in a snowstorm. A mother and child were killed in an avalanche in Finnish Lapland. Train journeys were cancelled. Schools closed their doors. Will that cold Scandinavian weather also come to the Netherlands? How? And is this Scandinavian winter special? It is now extremely cold...