Abul-Hasan Alí Ibn Nafí, nicknamed Ziryab, who was the Chief Entertainer of the Court of Cordoba in the 9th century revolutionised medieval music, lifestyle, fashion, hairstyles, furniture and even tableware. Ziryab transformed the way people ate, socialised, and relaxed.

Ziryab fashion trends included wearing brightly coloured clothes made of cotton, silk, and flax in the hot season, then...
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‘1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn Al-Haytham’ exhibition launches by Her Royal Highness Princess Sumaya bin Al-Hassan at The Jordan Museum as part of a national celebration of the life and work of 11th century pioneering Arab thinker Al-Hassan ibn Al-Haytham.

The exhibition welcomes its visitors daily (except Tuesdays) until 8 April.
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ROYAL LAUNCH FOR IBN AL-HAYTHAM IN JORDAN

‘1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn Al-Haytham’ exhibition launches by Her Royal Highness Princess Sumaya bin Al-Hassan at The Jordan Museum as part of a national celebration of the life and work of 11th century pioneering Arab thinker Al-Hassan ibn Al-Haytham.

The interactive exhibition features a highly engaging short film starting Omar Sharif...
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Epic Destinations: Andalusia

Admiring the Mosque of Cordoba, Medinat Al-Zahra and Al-Hambra Palace in Spain. Marvelous sites are a living evidence of the great legacy of the Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation that spread from Spain to China.

Did you know that the renowned surgeon Al-Zahrawi is named after “Medinat Al-Zahra”, the magnificent city palace in Cordoba. He invented many surgical...
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'1001 Inventions and the Book of Animals' at Al Ain Zoo open now till 6th March! Discover the 9th century manuscript Kitab al-Hayawan (Book of the Animals) in a fun exhibition with activities for the entire family. [ 1001inventions.com Link ]
Fun day out at '1001 Inventions and the Book of Animals' at Al Ain Zoo. Join 9th century explorer Al-Jahiz on a wondrous journey of discovery! [ Alainzoo.ae Link ]
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"1001 Inventions and the Book of Animals" launches at Al Ain Zoo

Visit the new exhibition from 1001 Inventions and join 9th-century explorer Al-Jahiz on a wondrous journey of discovery.

Open now till 6th March!
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Excellent article in Astronomy Magazine highlighting how the pinnacle of astronomy began a thousand years ago during the golden age of Muslim Civilisation.

Other articles on Astronomy during the Golden Age:
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How Islamic scholarship birthed modern astronomy | Astronomy.com

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To celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science we pay tribute to the extraordinary women from the Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation.

Have you heard of Maryam al-Ijliya al-Astrulabi born 944 in Aleppo, Syria? In the 10th century she excelled at a very young age making astronomical instruments as the astrolabe. Such complex profession required intelligence and depth of...
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تعلّم ومرح أثناء فعاليات ابن الهيثم بمعرض القاهرة الدولي للكتاب. تجارب وعروض ممتعة يقدمها فريق مميز من شارحي العلوم. لا تفوتوا فرصة المشاركة بفعاليات ألف اختراع واختراع بمنصة مؤسسة الكويت للتقدم العلمي (قاعة ١٩).. مستمرة حتى ١٠ فبراير.
Joy for learning at the Ibn Al-Haytham activities at Cairo Book Fair. Thanks to dedicated team of local science explainers for the exciting demonstrations. Join...
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معرض القاهرة الدولي للكتاب: لا تفوتوا فرصة مشاهدة الفيلم الأخير لعمر الشريف عن قصة العالم ابن الهيثم والمشاركة بالتجارب العلمية المثيرة والشيقة. ابن الهيثم بانتظاركم لالتقاط الصور التذكارية ومشاركتكم كتابه الجديد
يوميا بجناح مؤسسة الكويت للتقدم العلمي - صالة ١٩

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Happy Chinese New Year!

To celebrate we pay tribute to Zheng He, the 15th-century Chinese Muslim Admiral, Explorer and Navigator who led 7 epic world voyages. Fleets of Zheng He’s enormous wooden ships described as ‘floating houses’ or ‘swimming dragons’, visited more than 37 countries around the world between 1405 and 1433.

The fleets carried thousands of crew including interpreters,...
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شاركوا بفعاليات ابن الهيثم بمعرض القاهرة الدولي للكتاب بجناح مؤسسة الكويت للتقدم العلمي (صالة ١٩) للحصول على النسخة العربية من كتاب الأطفال "ابن الهيثم: الرجل الذي اكتشف كيف نرى" ومشاهدة فيلماً قصيراًعن حياته وهو آخر فيلم يقوم ببطولته الفنان الراحل عمر الشريف وكذلك الاستمتاع بالعروض العلمية والتجارب التفاعلية المثيرة والجذابة للأطفال

#معرض _القاهرة_ الدولي_ للكتاب #الف­­­­_ اختراع_ و_اختراع...
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In the 14th century the legendary Moroccan explorer Ibn Battuta set out on an epic journey that lasted 29 years covering about 75,000 miles on horse, camel, foot and boat around the world.

To celebrate the UN Year of Tourism that launches today in Madrid, 1001 Inventions will pay tribute to great explorers and extraordinary destinations from the Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation throughout...
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GREAT READ: WHY THE MOON LOOKS BIGGER NEAR THE HORIZON?

The Moon Illusion: It's all in your head! - was the first plausible theory to be developed by 11th century Arab scientist Ibn Al-Haytham who suggested that "the size difference has to do with how our brains perceive distance, and then how we automatically adjust an object’s apparent size to match."

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Why the Moon Looks Bigger Near the Horizon

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GOOGLE AE CELEBRATES ONE OF THE GREATEST ASTRONOMERS FROM MUSLIM CIVILISATION

Google AE Celebrates Al-Sufi, one of the great Astronomers from Muslim Civilisation.

10th Century Abdul Rahman Al-Sufi produced a major work on stars called Kitab Suwar Al-Kawakib (The Book of Fixed Stars) in which he gave Arabic names to stars in the 48 classical star patterns. He was the first astronomer to...
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MUST READ: How Early Islamic Science Advanced Medicine

Excellent piece by National Geographic about the advancement of medicine in the Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation.

"Physicians from Islamic countries during the late Middle Ages enjoyed great respect. Their reputation was well deserved, for the study and practice of medicine was then led by Muslim societies across their immense...
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How Early Islamic Science Advanced Medicine

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Great article in The National (UAE) by Rym Ghazal exploring modern attempts in the Middle East to build on the legacy of creativity in the Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation

A new golden age is in the making, inspired by past civilizations | The National

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معرض الكويت للكتاب: لا تفوتوا فرصة ربح نسخة من كتاب ابن الهيثم باللغة العربية موقّع من قبل الفنان العالمي سامي يوسف، مؤلف الموسيقى التصويرية لفيلم "ألف اختراع واختراع وعالَم ابن الهيثم"!
للمشاركة:
1. زوروا منصة ابن الهيثم في معرض الكويت للكتاب!
2. شاركوا بصورة أو فيديو مميزين لمنصة ابن الهيثم على انستغرام أو تويتر مستخدمين الوسوم (الهاشتاغات) التالية كلها: #IbnAlHaytham #SamiYusuf #Kfasinfo...
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