To many people, there’s a certain four letter word that strikes great fear into their hearts: math. Mathematics has a reputation for being a subject of the elite–a terrible, confusing, jumbled mess of illogical expressions and rules, which many people just give up trying to decipher at some point. Nevertheless, many students of mathematics (formal and […]
Haha, I'm sure that's what they say to each other... They must be siblings
The Dancing Plague of 1518 was a case of dancing mania that occurred in Strasbourg, Alsace (then part of the Holy Roman Empire) in July 1518. Numerous people took to dancing for days without rest, and, over the period of about one month, some of those affected died of heart attack, stroke, or exhaustion. “The Pilgrimage of epileptics to Meulebeeck”, Hendrick Hondrius, after a drawing by Pieter Bruegel the Elder from 1564; It is believed that Bruegel was an eyewitness to these events.
What’s been holding women back... isn’t a male conspiracy but rather a surprising absence of advocacy from men and women in positions of power. Women who are qualified to lead simply don’t have the powerful backing necessary to inspire, propel and protect themselves on their journey through upper management. Equally significant... even when women recognized the importance of sponsorship, they often failed to cultivate it, seeing it as an unfair way of getting ahead based on personal…
Here's a fun western animated video to introduce probability.