Scandinavia and Ibn FadlanLEARN MORE
This short article provides brief accounts of Ibn Fadlan's observation on Scandinavia and a people he calls...
Figure 1. A depiction of the Maragha Observatory.
Al-Urdi's Article on 'The Quality of Observation'LEARN MORE
Astronomy has for a long time been of keen interest of Muslims throughout centuries. This article by...
Alfraganus and the Elements of AstronomyLEARN MORE
Al-Farghânî, known in the West as Alfraganus , was one of the most famous astronomers of the 9th century. His...
Figure 1. An artistic impression of Ibn Khaldun (Image from www.muslimheritage.com).
Late Muslim HistoriansLEARN MORE
The study of history has received much attention from Muslims over the centuries, from the time of Prophet...
Figure 1. Cairo plan from Pîrî Reis b. Haci Muhammad's book Kitâb-i Bahriye, Suleymaniye Library, Ayasofya 2612.
Historians of EgyptLEARN MORE
This article reviews in some details of the extensive efforts by Muslims in recordings of the history of...