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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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02/20/2017 at 07:22. Facebook
Visit '1001 Inventions and the Book of Animals' at Al Ain Zoo open now till 6th March! [ Alainzoo.ae Link ]
"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

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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الف_اختراع_و_اختراع #ابن_الهيثم #العصر_الذهبي #

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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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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


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

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

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"!
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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1001 Inventions and Dubai Roads and Transport Authority partner to showcase an interactive display “1000 Years of Innovation” that highlights some of the key innovative solutions and discoveries from the Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation that relate to mobility, cartography, the movement and spread of knowledge as well...
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1001 Inventions Joins Dubai RTA in Celebrating UAE Innovation Week | 1001 Inventions

KUWAIT: Launch of the Arabic Version of Ibn Al-Haytham Children’s Book

The Arabic version of the new first of its kind 1001 Inventions and National geographic children’s book about 11th century enlightened scientist Ibn Al-Haytahm was launched by 1001 Inventions and the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Science at the Kuwait Book Fair.

A special interactive show showcasing...
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Did Chinese Muslim admiral, Zheng He, discover America before Columbus? Is this map the proof?

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Did China discover America?

DUBAI: Sami Yusuf will perform the music hit "SHINE", from the '1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn Al-Haytham' film and album, live at Dubai Opera on 16 December 2016.

BUY TICKETS: [ Dubaiopera.com Link ]

Sami Yusuf Light 2015 Dubai Opera
THANK YOU! United Nations 'Year of Light' Final Report reports on 25 million people engaged through 1001 Inventions in 2015.
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A global educational campaign produced by 1001 Inventions with UNESCO and the International Year of Light 2015 honoured 11th century scientist Ibn Al-Haytham.

We sincerely thank our distinguished network of global partners for their support that...
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