An overview of Muslim Astronomers
Al-Battani discovered the notions of trigonometrical ratios...
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The Muslim Pioneers of Astronomy
Most eminent Muslim astronomers include Al-Battani, al-Sufi...
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The impact of Al-Battani on European Astronomy
Al-Battani used the widest variety of instruments:...
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The Legacy of Ulugh Beg
Kevin Krisciunas writes on The Legacy of Ulugh Beg....
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The Samarqand Observatory
The observatory of Samarqand dates from 1424AD and was a `...
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Ziryab, the Musician, Astronomer, Fashion Designer and Gastronome
Abul-Hasan Alí Ibn Nafí, nicknamed Ziryab, was Chief...
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Modelling the Stars
The measurement of the positions of the stars was developed...
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Turkish Contributions to Scientific Work in Islam
Turks have played an active part in the pursuit of science...
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Astrology for the Ottomans
Among the Ottomans there was constant controversy over...
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Harran
Harran is a very old town situated in the Jazira province...
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The Scholars of Samarkand
Samarkand contributed in particular to the progress of...
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Observatories In Islam
The observatory as an organised and state sponsored...
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