Aztec Empire 1428-1521 Oxford University 1096-current The Aztec people flourished in central Mexico from 1300 to 1521. The Aztec empire was a confederation of three city-states established in 1427 — Tenochtitlán, Texcoco, and Tlacopan. The Aztec civilization began with the founding of Tenochtitlán in 1325. The Aztec built some pyramids but most were built by […]
The “Ask” VS “Ax” divide is laden with class and racial division and has been used to deny people, both white and black, access to better jobs and resources based on a perception of low intelligence. The pronunciation using “ax” has a very long history. The “ax” pronunciation has been the standard for over a thousand […]
This post is for those who study Bible scripture and is not designed for converting or preaching. The topic is Government and how it relates to the Bible. Where do governmental leaders come from? Romans 13:1 13 Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and […]
In 1939, George Dantzig arrived late for a graduate-level statistics class at the University of California, Berkeley. On the board were two problems of “unsolved” statistics that George mistook for a homework assignment. He copied them down and started working on them from home, six weeks later he turned in the work late, hoping to get […]
I came up with this quote one day when I was fully deprived of sleep and energy. I don’t know what to do with it. It seems like it would offend every side but I like it. Philosophy is nothing more than opinion, science is nothing more than observation and religion is nothing more than […]
How many of you went to school looking at a map like the one below? This is known as the “Mercator Map,” the most popular map used in America and taught in schools.
Now let’s look at Greenland on the “Mercator Map” next to Africa on the same map. Notice that they are nearly the same size.
Now let’s look at the actual size of Greenland next to the actual size of Africa as it would be in the real world. Notice the size diffrence.