I dropped out of high school four times between the ages of 12 to 17.
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Philip Emeagwali Quotes
It is smarter to borrow from nature than to reinvent the wheels.
Because I am not formally trained in the medical sciences, I can bring in new...
Our lives sometimes depends on computers performing as predicted.
One out of every 100 American men is HIV positive. The rate of infection has...
I wanted to become a mathematician, physicist or astronomer.
Nigeria is a West African nation of over 100 million energetic people. It is endowed...
The 65,536 processors were inside the Connection Machine.
I have expertise in five different fields which helps me to easily understand the analogy...
The labs were happy that I was brave enough to attempt to program it and...
Because I believe that humans are computers, I conjectured that computers, like people, can have...
First, I identify an analogous problem in nature and borrow from it.
Eighty percent of Americans with HIV do not know they are infected.
I preferred to study those subjects that were of interest to me.
During the week that I arrived in the United States, I saw an airport, used...
Adversities such as being homeless and going to prison has made many people stronger.
The hardships that I encountered in the past will help me succeed in the future.
The hardship of living in a refugee camp made me psychologically strong.
The Connection Machines owned by the United States government laboratories were made available to me...
Briefly, to program it requires an absolute understanding of how all 65,536 processors are interconnected.
My focus is not on solving nature's deeper mysteries. It is on using nature's deeper...