Tuesday, July 16, 2019

The Mathematics Of Brazil’s Shocking 7-1 Defeat

Germany's thrashing of Brazil was unprecedented in World Cup history, but the result may not be as surprising as you might think. Can our Mathematics shed some light?

American Social Scientists Love Wrong Math Because They Are Racists.

If there’s one field of mathematics that social scientists have grabbed onto, it is statistics. Many sociologists, for instance, love the use...

Water Is Simply Intelligent

NTOABOMA— Sometimes we do the logical thing—whether we like it or not. Other times we do the illogical thing, because we like it. When...

Dear Atheists: Welcome The God Particle From Ntoaboma.

NTOABOMA—There’s a set of old paradoxes that reared their ugly heads during the early days of philosophy. That is, they simply confounded the senses....

Ghana Invents Sustainable Bicycles With Bamboo

A young female social entrepreneur has vowed to bring change to the world - one bamboo bike at a time. The 19-year-old employs about...

Kagame Pitches The Smart Africa Manifesto

On the last day of the 23rd African Union Summit, President Kagame hosted the first board meeting of the Smart Africa Alliance. The meeting...

Why Africans Pour Libation; Aliens Don’t

What we accept as “civilized” in a colonial and neocolonial era needs scrutiny. In order to understand the point of pouring libation we must...

Dr Enoch Opeyemi Talks Life, Mathematics, And The Riemann Hypothesis

In his seminal work Civilization or Barbarism, the great Senegalese physicist and historian Cheikh Anta Diop showed how the origins of mathematics and science...

In Memoriam Francis K. A. Allotey. The Death of a Beautiful Mind

“A grain grows, the consultant deities have measured the time with long winded arguments of eternity, and death, when he comes to the door...

The Phallus Envy (It Never Gets Old In Blackface).

Nowhere in Africa are young men dressing down, painting their bodies pink, wearing straight blonde hair wigs, clutching at stones and...