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|Hans Christian Ørsted (often rendered Oersted in English; 14 August 1777 - 9 March 1851) was a Danish physicist and chemist who is most widely known for observing that electric currents induce magnetic fields, an important aspect of electromagnetism. He shaped post-Kantian philosophy and advances in science throughout the late 19th century.|
In 1824, Ørsted founded Selskabet for N...
|Berlin subway running above ground in front of the European Patent Office.||09/06/2005||611|
|This museum shows the work of the danish resistance movements during the german occupation from april 9. 1940 until may 5. 1945.|
The museum is a part of the danish National Museum.
Outside at the entrance you can see a home made armoured vehicle used by the danish resistance.
|Tranquebar was a danish colony from 1620 to 1845 with Fort Dansborg to protect Tranquebar. It was the second largest fortification in the danish kingdom after Helsingoer (Elsingore) on the danish island Zealand.|
Tranquebar was sold to the UK in 1845.
|This is the site of the danish operation bunker and is located in the forest of Marselisborg south of Aarhus.|
From here the waters around Denmark is controlled by the danish navy and all rescue opeations with the danish Navy Homeguard, Airforce and Navy as support.
The giant antenna is a landmark and some call it the clothes-drier because of it's shape
|Charlotte Amalie was the second largest city in the danish kingdom in 1850.|
It was the capital in the danish West Indian Islands on St. Thomas.
There are many buildings from the danish colony time from 1672 untill 1917 when St. Thomas, St. John and St. Croix were sold to the USA for 25 mio US Dollar after a public voting.
Special for Charlotte Amalie is that they still use ...
|During the battle of the danish prussian war april 18th. 1864 at Dybbøl two danish soldiers were wounded nearby this house. The owners of the house, Kathrine og Jorgen Fink, took the soldiers to them and layed them in their bed and nursed them. They died shortly ater and Jorgen burried them in their garden.|
On the gravestone is written the names of them:
|The worlds largest office chair sits in Anniston, Alabama. It is a total of 31 feet high and 21 feet wide. It weighs 20,000 pounds and was designed by Jim Gordon for Miller's Office Furniture.|
|Be prepared to wait a lot in this office !||07/02/2006||711|
|Langham Place Office Tower (255m/837f, 59 stories, 2004).|
This building is the tallest office tower in Kowloon.
|This is Google's Hyderabad, India Office in Hi-Tec city. Opposite is the proposed SUN Microsystems office. A whole lot of outsourcing businessess are done from the surrounding office blocks.|
BLOCK A, Fourth Floor,
Plot No.14, Road No.2,
Madhapur, Hi-tech City,
|Skamlingsbanken at Christiansfeld is the highest point in South Denmark with 113 meters.|
1843 it became national site and fiests were held for the danish national feeling.
In the center is a pillar remembering the danish cause but 1863 it was blown up by prussians but re-rised 1866. You can still see the damages from the blow up. Beside the pillar is the flag pole with the danish ...