I was asked one day what is the greatest failure of Africa and I said: “Africa’s greatest failure is not recognizing and discovering herself”. Africa suffers from what the medical practitioners call schizophrenia. Sometimes I asked myself what would happen if we are among the superpowers, what would have changed as it is today. Maybe […]

Clever Hans — the horse that was a maths genius

Clever Hans was the name of the horse that became a German celebrity, because of its outstanding ability to solve arithmetic problems and understand the German language. In the early 1900s Clever Hans and its owner von Osten tour the country putting up shows for the people and Hans could be asked 7*2 and Hans […]

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