- Jan 2021
Brussels region gears up to reform its economy on the basis of the doughnut model, Amsterdam is already taking the leap with its renewed sustainability strategy.
- Aug 2020
Liebst, Lasse Suonperä, and Marie Rosenkrantz Lindegaard. ‘Face-Touching as a Possible Correlate of Mask-Wearing: A Video Observational Study of Public Place Behavior during the COVID-19 Pandemic’. Preprint. PsyArXiv, 22 August 2020. https://doi.org/10.31234/osf.io/u6wcp.
- Apr 2020
University of Amsterdam scientists launch website that seeks ideal COVID-19 exit strategy. (2020 April 21) Science|Business. https://sciencebusiness.net/network-updates/university-amsterdam-scientists-launch-website-seeks-ideal-covid-19-exit-strategy
- press release
- exit strategy
- data science
- the Netherlands
- University of Amsterdam
- Jan 2020
The infrastructure of Amsterdam all depends on a stone at the center of Dam Square. The stone caps a bolt that marks Amsterdam’s zero-level, or sea level, based on high tide in the summer of nearby Zuiderzee Bay. The reference point, called Amsterdam Ordnance Datum (which translates to Normaal Amsterdams Peil, or NAP), is the heart of the European network of national leveling networks. In other words, the NAP is the prime meridian of elevation.
Wow! I never heard of this before!