President of FSTC at Edinburgh Arab Festival
1001 Inventions Versus 1001 Nights: Keynote Speech, by...
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This is a close up view of a famous map drawn by&nbsp;Abraham Cresques&nbsp;in 1375 in Europe, which depicts&nbsp;Emperor Mansa Musa&nbsp;(<a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abraham_Cresques" target="_blank">Source</a>)
Song of Suwari: Ode to West African Scholars
Although some contemporary historians may argue otherwise,...
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Lund Astronomical Clock
The genesis of this article lies in a recent visit to the...
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Ingenious Clocks from Muslim Civilisation that Defied the Middle Ages
TIME TELLING MACHINES: Revealing marvellous mechanical and...
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The Unpublished Works of Arabic Geography: An Overview and a Classification
Islamic geographical texts are not only valuable in terms...
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Turkey: Home of TURQUOISE
"Did you know the word 'turquoise' is a French word that...
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Ode to Ahmad Baba Al-Massufi
Abu al-Abbas Ahmad ibn Ahmad al-Takruri Al-Massufi al-...
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Ibn Yunus and The Pendulum: A History of Errors
In this article, Professor David A. King explores the...
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