Figure 1: The authors of the article: Aliya Khan (left), Ingrid Hehmeyer (right).
Islam’s Forgotten Contributions to Medical ScienceLEARN MORE
The transmission of medical knowledge can be traced to some of the earliest writings in human history. Yet a...
Figure 1: Jim Al-Khalili, British scientist, author and broadcaster (Source).
It's Time to Herald the Arabic Science That Prefigured Darwin and NewtonLEARN MORE
In this era of intolerance and cultural tension, Professor Al-Khalili launched a hearty plea in The Guardian...
Figure 1: Professor Jim Al-Khalili, British Theoretical Nuclear Physicist, Academic, Author and Broadcaster, browsing through the book 1001 Inventions: Muslim Heritage in our World (FSTC, 2006) (Source).
Remembering the Language of History and Science: When the World Spoke ArabicLEARN MORE
Two shows are expected to be broadcast on BBC Four in January 2009: An Islamic History of Europe by Rageh...
Figure 4: This picture shows a part of a painting that was painted in 1352. It is called Hugh of St. Cher.
The Invention of Spectacles between the East and the WestLEARN MORE
The following article by the expert scholar Lutfallah Gari surveys the historical sources to uncover the...
Figure 2: Painting depicting Ibn Sina getting wisdom from the muse of Medicine (Source).
Certain Aspects of Medical Instruction in Medieval Islam and its Influences on EuropeLEARN MORE
In this article, Professor Aydin Syili analyses the medical teaching in the different phases of Islamic...
Figure 1: A Turkish notebank due to be circulated in January 2009 celebrating the legacy of Aydin Sayili. 5 TL banknote: Prof. Dr. Aydin Sayili.
In Memoriam of Aydin Sayili: Biography and Account of his Scientific ActivityLEARN MORE
The following article presents a thorough intellectual biography of the late Aydin Sayili, the well known...