In 2010 results from a small experiment indicated that there might be negative effects of Wi-Fi on the health of trees. Follow-up research with more trees and over a longer period of time doesn’t give any such clues.
Dutch medium Robbert van den Broeke rose to fame in the Netherlands in the early 2000’s with his discovery of crop circles and contacts with deceased people. He made his appearance in several programmes on national TV. In 2005 he was exposed as a fraud by Rob Nanninga, board member of the Dutch Skeptical foundation Skepsis, […]
December last year I wrote a blog on kloptdatwel.nl on so called HHO-generators. These generators are meant to be built into your car and will produce a hydrogen-oxygen mixture via electrolysis. This explosive mixture (in Dutch we call it ‘knalgas‘) is used to enrich the diesel or gas your car uses. From the generator it […]
In November 2011 the International Academy of Classical Homeopathy announced the IACH Award for the best scientific article on homeopathy. Some weeks ago news came out: the IACH Award 2011 is won by Irene Camerlink, Liesbeth Elliginger et al. from the Netherlands. They won the prize of 2,000 euros with their publication on a study in […]
The International Academy of Classical Homeopathy (IACH) has chosen the study on the prevention of diarrhoea in piglets by Irene Camerlink and Liesbeth Ellinger as the best scientific article on homeopathy. This wonderful news was announced on the website of the Royal Dutch Patients Organisation for Homeopathy. The study has already got some attention on www.kloptdatwel.nl, a […]
As the first of my articles on www.kloptdatwel.nl to be translated into English, I have chosen “De priemgetal tweeling van Oliver Sacks“. The Dutch version was originally published on December 22nd 2011. Oliver Sacks writes in his book “The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat” (1985) about the autistic twins John and Michael. […]