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  1. Aarhus or Århus is the second-largest city in Denmark and the country's main port. It is located on the east coast of the Jutland peninsula in the geographical centre of Denmark. By road it lies 187 kilometres northwest of Copenhagen, 39 kilometres south of Randers and 143 kilometres north of Odense. It has 259,754 inhabitants in the inner urban area and is the seat of Aarhus Municipality of 323,893 inhabitants. The larger urban zone holds a population of 845.971. with a population of 1.26 million people in the East Jutland metropolitan area. Aarhus claims the unofficial title of "Capital of Jutland".
  2. Aarhus River is a 40 km long river or stream, in eastern Jutland, Denmark.

There are other places with in their name, like Aarhus County, Aarhus Theatre, Aarhus Cathedral, Aarhus City Hall, Aarhus University, University of Aarhus, ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Aarhus Botanical Gardens, Aarhus School of Architecture, Telecommunication Tower Aarhus, Royal Academy of Music in Aarhus.


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"Aarhus" is a 2005 short documentary film directed by Jørgen Leth.

  • written by Jørgen Leth
  • genre: Documentary film
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Aarhus is an H chondrite meteorite that fell to earth on October 2, 1951 in Aarhus, Denmark. The meteor split just before the otherwise undramatic impact and two pieces were recovered. They are known as Aarhus I and Aarhus II. Aarhus I was found in the small woodland of Riis Skov, just a few minutes after impact.

  • also known as 奧胡斯隕石

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Google previewOrganisational theory (2010)

by Henriette Bjerreskov Dinitzen

Aarhus is a lively and attractive city with many educational and research institutions, and a strong and dynamic economy. The town and its immediate setting provide numerous impressions and experiences from the vibrant and interesting ...

Google previewNordic Modernism (2016)

Scandinavian Architecture 1890-2017 by William C Miller

outside Aarhus is a concrete wedge seeming to pivot out of the site.

Google previewBritish Survey Handbooks, Denmark

Aarhus is a cathedral and university city as well as a commercial port. It has in the 'Old Town' an open-air museum where old houses, old furniture, workshops and handicrafts recall life in Denmark during the past three hundred years. Among ...

Google previewHuman Exhibitions (2016)

Race, Gender and Sexuality in Ethnic Displays by Rikke Andreassen

Aarhus is an empty hole of a town with no merchants, a mere street or two, something resembling a half-decent hotel and nothing more. Crawling through the street is a curious tram modelled in 1878. The ladies are ghastly and provincial.

Google previewReforming International Environmental Governance (2005)

From Institutional Limits to Innovative Reforms by W. Bradnee Chambers, Jessica F. Green

Because Aarhus is a regional convention, it would ...

Google previewEmerging Technologies to Promote and Evaluate Physical Activity (2014)

by Dan J Graham, James Aaron Hipp, Simon Marshall, Jacqueline Kerr

Aarhus is a typical Danish fjord city with a waterfront and relatively large differences in altitude from the inner city to the city outskirts.

Google previewThe seaman's new guide, revised by J.S. Hobbs (1847)

by J S Hobbs

AARHUS is a large town, and lies farther to the westward. Here the road is good; but S.E. winds raise a prodigious sea. From this place a packet-boat sails daily ; and two moles have been built, for the accommodation of shipping, admitting ...

Google previewThe Pacific Reporter (1912)

Church, who are state officers; that transcripts of parish registers serve as certificates of birth, marriage and death; that the insane asylum near the city of Aarhus is a state institution, and that the chief alienist is keeper of asylum records .

Google previewDenmark (1891)

Its History and Topography, Language, Literature, Fine-arts, Social Life and Finance by Harald Weitemeyer, Julius Henrik Lange

Aarhus is an ancient spot, and had in the 10th century its Bishop ; still there are but few quaint houses, the frequent fires, here as elsewhere, having destroyed everything. The most interesting building is the Cathedral, dating from the 13th ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Meat Sciences (2014)

College Station, TX, USA M Henchion Teagasc Research Centre, Ashtown, Dublin, Ireland JE Hermansen Aarhus University, Blichers Allé, Tjele, Denmark HF Ho SilverPeak Pte Ltd., Singapore LE Hoelzle University Hohenheim, Garbenstr, ...

Google previewDictionary Visions, Research and Practice (2007)

Selected Papers from the 12th International Symposium on Lexicography, Copenhagen, 2004 by Henrik Gottlieb, Jens Erik Mogensen

Aarhus: The Aarhus School of Business. Libaert, Thierry. 2003. Le Plan de Communication. Definir et Organiser votre Strategie de Communication. Paris: Dunod. Pedersen, Jette. 1996. Koncernspecifik brancheordbog med scerligt henblik pa ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the World's Minorities (2013)

by Carl Skutsch

Wadensjö, Immigration to Denmark: International and National Perspectives, Aarhus: Aarhus University Press, 1999 Enoch, Y., “The Intolerance of a Tolerant People: Ethnic Relations in Denmark”, Ethnic and Racial ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Kierkegaard's Philosophy (2000)

by Julia Watkin

Aarhus-Symposium, September 1978. Aarhus: University of ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Public Health (2016)

Figure 2 The Aarhus Convention. failed to comply with certain provisions of the Convention. Moves toward compliance continue, and the 'Aarhus Clearing House' set up by UNECE monitors activity and promotes good practice (United Nations ...

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