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by Matrakci (Source) The Silk Roads Throughout history, trade routes played a central role in the transfer of goods and exchange of ideas between different parts of the world. The historic Silk Roads, which were a network of trade routes across land and sea that connected the lands from...
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The transcendent value of disgust: U of T’s Jeannie Miller offers a new perspective on an Arabic scholar Jeannie Miller is making a big impact with a new perspective on some very old prose. Miller, an assistant professor in the department of near & Middle Eastern civilizations, is...
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Award-winning exhibition at prestigious Biruni University 1001 Inventions in partnership with Biruni University, the Turkish Prime Ministry and the Municipality of Fatih announced the launch of the second 1001 Inventions exhibition in Istanbul. The exhibition is open to the public and can be...
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© 1001 inventions House of Wisdom Sketch The heyday of Baghdad was 1,200 years ago when it was the thriving capital of the Muslim world. For about 500 years the city boasted the cream of intellectuals and culture, a reputation gained during the reigns of some of its most famous Caliphs (Al-...
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Abu Dhabi, 27 April 2016: 1001 Inventions introduced at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF) a newly published children’s book with National Geographic Kids about 11th century enlightened Arab scientist Ibn al-Haytham. This launch comes as part of a special show organised by 1001...
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Similar manuscripts of work on anatomy contained illustrated chapters on five systems of the body: bones, nerves, muscles, veins and arteries. This page depicts the arteries, with the internal organs shown in watercolors If you think medical advice on healthy living - good nutrients,...
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Cairo, 26 March 2016: 1001 Inventions participated at Maker Faire Cairo to honour the 11th century scientist Ibn al-Haytham while continuing to celebrate the United Nations proclaimed International Year of Light (IYL2015). About 8,000 people of all ages, from across Egypt,...
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Rolando Zapata Bello, Governor of the State of Yucatán, Mexico (Photo: Courtesy Salvador Gutiérrez Niño) 1001 Inventions and UNESCO Celebrate Light Mérida, 6 February 2016: The United Nations proclaimed International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies (IYL2015) was brought...
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Photo © Alison Bert International Year of Light celebration and tribute to Ibn Al-Haytham held at UN in New York New York, 2 February 2016: The United Nations hosted today an event to celebrate the International Year of Light (IYL2015) with a special 1001 Inventions tribute to the...
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The Royal Society and 1001 Inventions host London schools. Institute of Physics organises Royal closing event for International Year of Light in the UK. London, 27 January 2016: 1001 Inventions, the Royal Society and the Institute of Physics partnered to organise a full day of educational...
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