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Wasps: 6 ways wasps are beneficial

You might be tempted to ask “What good are wasps?” when they are terrorizing your picnic. Here are 6 ways wasps are beneficial.

Golden by James Kelly

“Golden” by James Kelly

“Golden: Why Belgian Football is More Than One Generation” by James Kelly is an excellent account of football in Belgium.

Belgian football quiz

Belgian Football Quiz

15 multiple-choice questions on Belgian football. How many will you put in the back of the net?

The story of the wolf in Belgium

The story of the wolf in Belgium, from local extinction to two small packs that have established themselves in recent years.

giant hogweed

Giant hogweed – and why to avoid it!

Giant hogweed is an impressive plant, growing up to 5 meters tall, but should be avoided as its sap can generate painful skin blisters.

From Mechelen to Auschwitz

From Mechelen to Auschwitz

On August 4, 1942, a train left Mechelen carrying nearly a thousand Jewish men, women and children. Its destination was Auschwitz.

Asian hornet is increasing in Belgium

The rise of Asian hornets in Europe

Asian hornets are spreading fast across Europe, including the Benelux. This is bad news for the continent’s honey bees.

Wasp on garden flower

How to deal with wasps

In 2022 there is an abundance of wasps across Europe. Here are some tips to deal with wasps in your garden or at a picnic.