• Will the language of Bruges be the new universal language? | #secretsofbruges
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    Will the language of Bruges be the new universal language? | #secretsofbruges

    Come in. Welcome to Café Vlissinghe. This is the oldest pub in Bruges. A fun fact is that people still order in West Flemish here. Right, what do you want to order? Like a sweet beer. – Like a sweet beer. Give me one with a sweet tooth. Yes, another tourist who gave it a go. I would really like… to have an old ale. Cheers. It is true that the locals are very proud of their dialect. Hello. Welcome to Bruges. But not to worry, they will not force you to speak their dialect, as they know it isn’t easy. Maybe it’s that same pride that ensures they also…

  • i-PROGNOSIS: Intelligent Parkinson’s early detection guiding novel supportive interventions
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    i-PROGNOSIS: Intelligent Parkinson’s early detection guiding novel supportive interventions

    What if you had Parkinson’s .Τhere are 1.2 million people in Europe living with the disease most of them over the age of 50. Yet, Parkinson’s disease is difficult to diagnose, it evolves slowly over the years and early symptoms are often missed. If Parkinson’s disease is diagnosed and treated early, it can have significant benefits for patients and their families. So, we need a radical new solution. The i-PROGNOSIS project was created with this goal in mind. Patients doctors and engineers have joined forces to develop a set of technology-based solutions for the detection and care of Parkinson’s disease. i-PROGNOSIS will first engage people both healthy and existing patients…

  • 5 HISTORIC Battles Won By DIVINE Intervention
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    5 HISTORIC Battles Won By DIVINE Intervention

    Wars. Battles. Conflicts has been a huge part of human history. It seems that any one time whether its for the defense of a territory of a beautiful woman we’re always fighting about something. Of course it comes as no surprise that victorious battles are won with amazing planning and great leaders. However, there are battles that – despite having legions at a general’s command – and it seems like victory maybe certain. But then their fates were sealed when the heavens chose to step in and drastically tip the balance to one side. So in today’s video, we are counting down to history’s 5 most decisive battles that were…

  • The Industrial Revolution: Crash Course European History #24
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    The Industrial Revolution: Crash Course European History #24

    Hi I’m John Green and this is Crash Course European History. So we’re going to turn our attention now to the Industrial Revolution, one of the most significant developments in human history. Like, imagine with me that it’s 1820. I got this idea from the economist Robert Gordon by the way. You live in, say, England. You probably work in agriculture. When you walk to town, you’re either pulling your own cart, or if you’re lucky you have a horse. You have no running water or electricity. When you wash your few items of clothing, you do so by hand. You cook over a fire. You think of time not…

  • Strasbourg, naissance d’une Europe politique
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    Strasbourg, naissance d’une Europe politique

    Strasbourg – The birth of Political Europe Flags fly fraternally, side by side, for the first meetings in Strasbourg. The city which has endured great suffering, has become a symbol of peace. Mr Churchill tells the crowds in Strasbourg and people across Europe: Beware… I’m about to speak French! August 1949: Europe meets in Strasbourg for the birth of the first institution of political Europe: the Council of Europe. And on Place Kléber, former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill gets a hero’s welcome. Europe has become a reality! There were huge crowds and a real hope that this was the start of reconciliation. People hoped there would never be war…

  • Helmut Kohl on Freedom | 1989 [HD]
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    Helmut Kohl on Freedom | 1989 [HD]

    It has been the renewed dynamism of the process of European unification in recent years that has given the processes of reform in the countries of Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe such strong encouragement. We would therefore be making a bad mistake and completely misjudging the situation, if we were to deprive this process of European unification of its momentum at this of all times. Let all those who have doubts about the position of the Federal Republic of Germany take note: the Federal German Government stands by the Single Act and its goals in every respect. It is a staunch supporter of the completion of the European Union. We…