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International award-winning global touring show arrives in Muscat as an anchor attraction at Al-Amerat Park The organising committee of the Muscat Festival 2016 announces that from 21 January to 13 February it will host the award-winning exhibition 1001 Inventions celebrating 1,000 years of...
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“Ibn al-Haytham: The Man Who Discovered How We See” introduces young readers to 11th century Arabia’s most enlightened scientist Washington DC, 19th January 2016: National Geographic Kids and 1001 Inventions announced today a new partnership to publish the book “Ibn al-Haytham: The...
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"Ibn Al-Haytham: A Journey of Science from Darkness into Light” to showcase at Al-Amerat Park during Muscat Festival" The organising committee of the Muscat Festival 2016 announced that it will host, from 14 January to 13 February, a new 1001 Inventions production ‘...
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London, 20 December 2015: Sami Yusuf, the internationally acclaimed singer, songwriter and composer, and award-winning producer Ahmed Salim announced today the release of the original motion picture soundtrack for the short film ‘1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn Al-Haytham’. The music...
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(Cairo University – Image: Wikimedia Creative Commons) The seminar entitled “The World of Ibn al-Haytham and his Journey from Darkness to Light” included talks by reputable professors of history, science and literature. The event also featured an exhibition of relevant books and a display...
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Attended by school and university students, the event aimed at celebrating IYL2015 and highlighting the contributions of the pioneering scientific thinker Ibn al-Haytham to the understanding of vision, optics and light. The day’s activities included hands-on workshops demonstrating the role...
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Ahmed Salim’s short ‘1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn Al-Haytham’ to premier at the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) Omar Sharif helps bring 11th Century scientist Ibn Al-Haytham’s story to life in UK and UAE co-produced film Dubai - November 10, 2015:...
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Alexandria, 20th October 2015: 1001 Inventions, the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology and the Library of Alexandria launched today the blockbuster award-winning 1001 Inventions exhibition. The launch took place at the Conference Centre of the Library of Alexandria led...
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1001 Inventions reveals 7 marvellous mechanical and water-powered clocks from early Muslim Civilisation. These sophisticated devices defied the Middle Ages. Clocks and timekeeping were one of the most significant developments of Muslim civilisation. Scholars, inventors and craftsmen made...
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Legendary Oscar-nominated actor Omar Sharif, who died on Friday 10 July 2015 in a Cairo hospital following a heart attack, still has one more film to be released later this year. British organisation 1001 Inventions is producing a short film that will be the last film for the late...
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