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British Museum: “Inspired by the East…” Art Exhibition 10 October 2019 – 26 January 2020

Conceived and developed in collaboration with the Islamic Arts Museum ...

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theguardian.com: Irish translation of Ibn Sīna discovered!

A 15th-century vellum manuscript of the writing of the revered Persian...

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Manchester Science Festival to Feature Family Event on Ibn Al-Haytham

1001 Inventions Celebrates Ibn Al-Haytham at Manchester’s Iconic Cen...

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6th International Congress on History of Medicine in Muslim Heritage

The 6th International Congress on History of Medicine in Muslim Herita...

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Contributions to Science, Technology and Civilisation: A lecture for U3A

On Wednesday 25 April 2018, The University of the Third Age (U3A) , ho...

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1001 Cures Book launch at The Royal Society in London during the British Science Week

To celebrate the launch of 1001 Cures; Contributions in Medicine & Hea...

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World Muslim Women’s Summit & Exhibition WISE 2018 Istanbul

The World Muslim Women's Summit & Exhibition WISE 2018 was held as a p...

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FSTC Launch of 1001 Cures Book

To mark the launch of 1001 Cures: Contributions in Medicine & Healthca...

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Introduction to Turkish Motifs in Ottoman Times

On 13 and 14 January 2018 Ashfia Ashrif, Manchester based Artist and S...

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Oxford Museum of the History of Science Online Al-Mizan Exhibition

The Oxford Museum of the History of Science launched an online Al-Miza...

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New Annotated Reference (Text Only) Edition of 1001 Inventions Book

New Annotated Reference (Text Only) Edition of 1001 Inventions: The En...

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Science and Engineering in the Islamic Heritage Symposium

“Science and Engineering in the Islamic Heritage”, a Symposium org...

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Rethinking and Rebuilding Social Cohesion: Engaging Young Syrian Refugees Project

On Saturday 1st July 2017, the Foundation for Science, Technology, Civ...

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Scholarship, Science & Technology in Sub-Saharan Africa: Pre-Islamic to Islamic Era

On Friday 11 August 2017, the Foundation for Science, Technology and C...

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“1001 Inventions and The World Of Ibn Al-Haytham” Film Released

The film is part of a global educational campaign launched by 1001 Inv...

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A Culture Devoted to Healing

Muslim Contributions to the Medical Sciences A Tribute to Dr Rabie E. ...

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1001 Inventions New Children’s Book Selected as Best Biography

Junior Library Guild Honours National Geographic Readers Book on Ibn a...

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Professors Al -Hassani and Professor Abattouy awarded prestigious King Abdullah’s Award for Translation

The annual King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Award for Transla...

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FSTC at Muslim Education Fair

From 23rd to 24th April, Nida Trust, an organisation which aims to edu...

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World Environment Day

World Environment Day (WED) is an annual event that is aimed at being ...

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18 April, International Day for Monuments and Sites

Every year on 18 April, UNESCO celebrates the “International Day for...

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1st International Symposium Mediterranean Continuities: Material and spiritual paths

MOHA is organizing, an international symposium called: ‘Mediterranea...

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World Water Day

Water is life... there are a few things that every human being agrees ...

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World Math Days and Month

As the world celebrates World Maths and Pi Day on March 12th and March...

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International Women’s Day

To celebrate Women’s Day on 8th March, no way is better than reprodu...

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World Book Day 2016 (UK & Ireland)

World Book Day is a yearly event first week of March, "designated by U...

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FSTC Activity Report 2015

Year 2015 has been a busy, challenging and a successful Year. FSTC wi...

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National Geographic and 1001 Inventions Publish “Ibn al-Haytham” Children’s Book

"Ibn al-Haytham: The Man Who Discovered How We See" releasing in 2016...

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When the World Spoke Arabic

At the height of the Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation, the Arabic lan...

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Allah’s Automata – A Review of the Exhibition

Reflections on: A New Exhibition on Artifacts of the Arab/Islamic Rena...

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A Fascinating Journey of Clocks in Muslim Civilisation

On 22-23 October 2015, the “3rd International conference on History ...

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African contributions to Muslim Civilisation

Black History Month UK is an International annual month, celebrating, ...

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Jordan conference explores Schools and Learning Institutions in Muslim Civilisation

In order to popularise the diverse history of science. The Jordanian S...

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UNESCO: The Islamic Golden Age of Science for today’s knowledge-based society

From the 14th to 15th September 2015, UNESCO representatives, worldwid...

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President of FSTC at the Annual “Avicenna Studienwerk” Summer Academy, Osnabrück, Germany

On Monday 31st August, 2015, Professor Salim Al-Hassani, President of ...

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President of FSTC at Edinburgh Arab Festival

1001 Inventions Versus 1001 Nights: Keynote Speech, by Emeritus Prof. ...

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Announcement: On New FSTC Historiography

The Foundation for Science, Technology, and Civilisation (FSTC) now se...

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The International Year of Light Sheds Light on the Dark Ages

The UNESCO International Year of Light and Light-Based Technologies is...

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World Fairtrade Day

Happy World Fair Trade Day!...

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Professor Devin Stewart: The Fihrist of Ibn al-Nadīm and the Transmission of Knowledge in the Islamic World

On Wednesday 22nd April, a public lecture exploring “The Fihrist of ...

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On 23 April the World Celebrates the Book

World Book Day or World Book and Copyright Day is a yearly event on 23...

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World Health Day 7th April: Muslim Heritage in Medicine

World Health Day is celebrated on 7th April each year to mark the anni...

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EuroNews.com: Brussels exhibition highlights Ottoman influence

"The Sultan’s World exhibition runs in Brussels until 31 May 2015. I...

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EuroNews.com: Brussels exhibition highlights Ottoman influence

"The Sultan’s World exhibition runs in Brussels until 31 May 2015. I...

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World Book Day 2015 (UK & Ireland)

World Book Day is a yearly event on 5th March, "designated by UNESCO a...

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World Book Day 2015 (UK & Ireland)

World Book Day is a yearly event on 5th March, "designated by UNESCO a...

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Go Green Week 9-15 February

As Monday 9th February, until Sunday 15th February “Go Green Week”...

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Go Green Week 9-15 February

As Monday 9th February, until Sunday 15th February “Go Green Week”...

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FSTC at Second International Conference in Sharjah

FSTC and CE4tF are very pleased to have participated in the Second Int...

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FSTC President delivers speech at Turkish Innovation Week

President of FSTC, Professor Salim Al-Hassani, was invited to take par...

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BSA presents prestigious award to Dr Anne-Maria Brennan

The British Science Association (BSA) awarded Dr Anne-Maria Brennan wi...

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CE4tF at the British Science Festival 2014

CE4tF will be hosting an event at this year’s British Science Festiv...

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CE4tF awarded Charity Status!

We are proud to announce Curriculum Enrichment for the Future is now a...

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Women of Science and Management in History June 2014

The two day workshop, which took place on the 24th and 25th June 2014,...

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Dialogue of Civilisations: From Ancient Maya to the Islamic world

As a means to explore ancient civilisations contributions to modern ci...

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Breaking News: FSTC to host Women of Science workshop, June 2014

The two day workshop, 24th and 25th June 2014...

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Lessons from the past: science and rationalism in medieval Islam

In a bid to shed light on the often overlooked Muslim contribution to ...

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Conference on “Astrolabes in Medieval Cultures” at the Warburg Institute in London (24-25 April 2014)

In the frame of the research project ‘Astrolabes in medieval Jewish ...

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President of FSTC with Dick and Dom in “Absolute Genius” CBBC Programme

Scholar, inventor, mechanical engineer, craftsman and artist Al-Jazari...

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President of FSTC makes waves at AINAC 2013

Professor Salim Al-Hassani, President of the Foundation for Science, T...

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Professor Jim Al-Khalili: The Forgotten Legacy of Arabic Science

Jim Al-Khalili is a British theoretical nuclear physicist, professor a...

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21st Century World Summit on Child Education

Professor Salim T S Al-Hassani, President of The Foundation for Scienc...

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Breaking the Frontiers of Science

In which era were classification of animals, world maps, medical knowl...

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Women of Science, Medicine and Management, Istanbul

by Ayshah Ismail The Foundation for Science Technology and Civilisati...

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“Islamic science: Inventions that changed the World” Lecture by Prof El-Gomati at BSA

British Science Association Tayside & Fife Branch, Free Public Lecture...

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“Inventions that changed the World” Lecture by FSTC Chairman

British Science Association Tayside & Fife Branch, Free Public Lecture...

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FSTC Chairman Won Services to Science & Engineering Award

Professor Mohamed El-Gomati OBE, Chairman of the Foundation for Scienc...

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Arabic Manuscript Day: a Cultural Festival

The Institute of Arabic Manuscripts in Cairo, in cooperation with a la...

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The Mirror of Health: Discovering Medicine in the Golden Age of Islam, 1 May to 25 October 2013

RCP Exhibition, London, UK - The Mirror of Health: Discovering Medicin...

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Importance of Culture in Ecological Dialogue

Professor Al-Hassani addressed in a keynote lecture the 16th Eurasian ...

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The History of Islamic Science in the 23rd International Congress of History of Science

The International Union of History and Philosophy of Science organised...

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In Japan: Dr Almansour Lectures on 1000 years of Inventions and Innovations

On December 7, 2011, Dr Ahmad Almansour presented a lecture at the Fac...

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Illuminating the Dark Ages: The Role and Contribution of Muslim Civilisation

National Conference for Islam and Medicine (NCIM): Abstract talk at Ki...

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FSTC President at Vienna ISV Day

President of the Foundation for Science Technology and Civilisation (F...

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Exploring the Cultural Roots of Science for Social Change

Exploring the Cultural Roots of Science for Social Change...

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Lecture on Timbuktu Manuscripts at Al-Furqan Foundation

Al-Furqan Islamic Heritage Foundation organizes on Wednesday 6th March...

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FSTC President at the WSIE 2012 Conferences in Boston

In late September 2012, Professor Salim Al-Hassani, President of FSTC,...

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President of FSTC at AINAC in Abu Dhabi

Professor Salim Al-Hassani, President of the Foundation for Science, T...

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Professor Rabie E. Abdel-Halim’s Lectures

In 2012, FSTC members contributed to several activities by publishing ...

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One of the 500 Most Influential Muslims

The recently released third edition (2010-2011) of The 500 Most Influe...

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Turkish-American TV: Interview with President of FSTC

Interview with Prof. Salim Al-Hassani at 1001 Inventions Exhibition in...

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The York Society of Engineers: A Lecture by FSTC Chairman, 6th December, York, UK

Upcoming Lecture by Prof. Mohamed El-Gomati, Chairman of FSTC, at The ...

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Professor Qasim Al-Samarrai Lecture on the The Edition of Arabic Manuscripts

On Wednesday 28th November 2012, Al-Furqan Islamic Heritage Foundation...

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British Prime Minister David Cameron in Dar Al-Hekma College, Jeddah

British Prime Minister David Cameron, who arrived in Jeddah on Novembe...

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National Geographic Live!: Salim Al-Hassani Lecture

President of FSTC Professor Salim Al-Hassani's Lecture at National Geo...

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Lectures on Islamic Medicine at RCP, London

Lectures on Islamic Medicine at the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) ...

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Queen Honours the FSTC Chairman, Professor Mohamed El-Gomati

Professor Mohamed El-Gomati, recently appointed Chairman of the Founda...

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Science in Arabic Poetry: FSTC Explores a New Face of Muslim Heritage

On December 12, 2011, The heritage of science in Arabic poetry was cel...

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The Royal Society: European Discovery of Arabic Culture

This public lecture was organised jointly by the Royal Society and FST...

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FSTC Chairman at Uniday, Germany

Professor Salim T S Al-Hassani, Chairman of the Foundation for Science...

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‘Arabick Roots’ of science and medicine exhibition

Sheikha Mozah and FSTC at Royal launch in London...

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Proceedings of the Muslim Heritage Awareness Group Meeting

The Muslim Heritage Awareness Group (MHAG), a network of supporters an...

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“We are the source of world’s many inventions”: Meeting of MHANT in Marmara University

"Muslim Heritage Awareness Network of Turkey's (MHANT) second meeting,...

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Bringing Back Golden Age of Science and Innovation

Mr Zakri Abdul Hamid reflects in this article the thoughts that occurr...

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Muslim Heritage and Cultural Roots of Science – Lecture by Professor Salim Al-Hassani at Newcastle

On Monday 9 March 2011, Professor Salim Al-Hassani, Chairman of the Fo...

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Muslim Heritage Awareness Network Turkey (MHANT) is Established

On Friday 1st October 2010, thirty Turkish academics and public figure...

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FSTC and Khalifa University to create interactive Science Heritage Centre in UAE

Khalifa University (KU) and the Foundation for Science, Technology and...

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Rebuttal by the FSTC to Edward Rothstein’s Article

Rebuttal by the Foundation for Science Technology and Civilisation to ...

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FSTC Renews Scientific Contacts with Aleppo University

Professor Salim Al-Hassani, Chairman of FSTC, has visited the Universi...

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Uncovering A Thousand Years of Science and Technology

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) published in Septe...

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Statement of Professor Jim Al-Khalili in the Opening Session

[Proceedings of the conference 1001 Inventions: Muslim Heritage in Our...

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The Stellar and Lunar Keys to Medieval Muslim Agriculture

Proceedings of the conference 1001 Inventions: Muslim Heritage in Our ...

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1001 inventions: Cultural Routes of Science for Cultural Inter-Appreciation

On 2nd June 2010, Professor Salim Al-Hassani lectured in Bristol, UK, ...

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Academic Conference: ‘1001 Inventions: Muslim Heritage in Our World’

On 25th and 26th May 2010 the Foundation for Science, Technology and C...

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Statement of HE Professor Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu in the Opening Session

[Proceedings of the conference 1001 Inventions: Muslim Heritage in Our...

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Proceedings of the Academic Conference 1001 Inventions: Muslim Heritage in Our World

25-26 May 2010, FSTC organised the high profile academic conference 10...

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Professor Ihsanoglu Lecture on Science in the Muslim World

On June 21, 2011, Professor Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu, the Secretary Genera...

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1001 Inventions: A Conference to Celebrate the International Launch

This academic meeting will be held on the occasion of celebrating the ...

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Bettany Hughes Presents New Radio and TV Shows

Bettany Hughes is an advisor to the Foundation for Science, Technology...

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1001 Inventions Introduction Film

On the occasion of the launch of 1001 Inventions Exhibition in the Sci...

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“Science for All” Report Released

Science-based organisations and Government need to make greater effort...

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Dr Ian Griffin Receives a NOYCE Fellowship in 2009

Dr Ian Griffin Receives a NOYCE Fellowship in 2009...

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Abdel-Wahed El-Wakil or the Triumph of the Islamic Architectural Style

Abdel-Wahed El-Wakil is one of the leading voices in contemporary Isla...

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FSTC in the British Science Festival in Surrey

FSTC in the British Science Festival in Surrey...

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1001 Inventions Book Continues its Way in the Media: Two Recent Reviews

In the following, we republish two recent and very elogious reviews of...

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MHAG Meeting at the Royal Society, London

Meeting of the Muslim Heritage Awareness Group (MHAG) in London ...

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Muslims and The Frontiers of Knowledge in the 21st Century

Muslims and The Frontiers of Knowledge in the 21st Century...

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Celebrating an Ottoman Intellectual: 2009 Year of Kâtip Çelebi

Kâtip Çelebi was arguably the most important Ottoman intellectual fi...

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FSTC at the House of Lords in London

FSTC was invited to speak at the UK House of Lords for the Every Musli...

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The Muslim Heritage Awareness Group Meeting (24 March 2009, Royal Society, London)

The Muslim Heritage Awareness Group (MHAG), a think tank and consultin...

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Muslim Heritage Shines at Qatar through Ancient Wisdom Exhibition

FSTC and Muslim Heritage Consulting (MHC) took part in the high profil...

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The Ninth Annual Ceremony Recognises the Very Best of British Muslim Achievements

The ninth Annual Ceremony for The Muslim News Awards for Excellence to...

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1001 Inventions vs. 1001 nights

Professor Rafid Al-Khaddar, Head of Construction and Civil Engineering...

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Homage to Professor Salim Al-Hassani in Al-Ithinainiya Literary Forum in Jeddah

On 2 February 2009 Professor Salim Al-Hassani, Chairman of the FSTC wa...

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Remembering the Language of History and Science: When the World Spoke Arabic

Two shows are expected to be broadcast on BBC Four in January 2009: An...

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News: Representing Islam and Muslims in the Media: An Academic Debate

In 5-6 September 2008 the Universities of Manchester and Surrey organi...

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Muslim Heritage and Education

This is the text of a presentation made to The Education and Culture C...

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Intercultural Dialogue at the General Assembly of the United Nations

In 12-13 November 2008, the United Nations organised in New York a hig...

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Muslim Heritage in our World: Social Cohesion (1001 Inventions in UK Parliament)

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Professor Roshdi Rashed: Promoting Science-based Cultural Dialogue among Civilizations

Text of the Lecture of Professor Roshdi Rashed in the Conference Musli...

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Muslim Heritage in Our World: Social Cohesion

London Conference tackles 1000 years of amnesia of Muslim science and ...

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Medieval Islamic Medicine by Peter E. Pormann and Emilie Savage-Smith

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Learning from the Past to Design the Future

The seat of the World Bank in Paris hosted on May 22-23, 2008 an impor...

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Muslim Heritage in the World Conference on Intellectual Capital

In the frame of the forthcoming of The World Conference on Intellectua...

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Cultural Understanding through Science Project

Cultural Understanding is "Recognising that modern science has its roo...

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Presentation on The Muslims’ Great Contributions

Prof. Salim Al Hassani, a Muslim Scholar and the chief editor of "1001...

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Lecture at Liverpool Athenaeum

800th anniversary and receiving a copy of the 1001i book for the Athen...

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Muslim Heritage in the Knowledge-Economy Conference in Jeddah

During "The First Regional Conference on the Knowledge Economy" in Jed...

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The History of Scientific Interaction

The evolution of world politics since the last decade of 20th century ...

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The First Regional Event on Knowledge-Based Economy

The Arabian Knowledge Economy Association organises "The First Regiona...

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The Clock of Civilisations

A fascinating presentation on the 800 years old Elephant clock of Al-J...

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New Lectures at Thinktank, Birmingham’s Museum of Science

1001 Inventions: Discover the Muslim Heritage in Our World launched at...

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Lecture: Great Men and Women of Science in Muslim Heritage

Evening lecture with Professor Salim Al-Hassani. Tuesday 21 November 2...

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In Appreciation of FSTC

Emeritus Professor Durward J Cruickshank, Fellow of Royal Society and ...

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MSIM Presentation

Professor Salim Al-Hassani's highly visual and compelling presentation...

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