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       On Saturday 1st July 2017, the Foundation for Science, Technology, Civilisation UK (FSTC UK), Rethink Rebuild Society (RR)[1] and AMAL[2] partnered up to deliver the second part of the “Rethinking and Rebuilding Social Cohesion: Engaging...
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(Image Source) What is Earth Day? Earth Day is a day of events and observances intended to inspire awareness of and appreciation for the Earth's environment. The United Nations celebrates Earth Day, which was founded by Gaylord Nelson, each year on the March equinox, while a global...
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Happy World Book Day! World Book Day was celebrated for the first time on 23 April 1995. This celebration Day was decided by the UNESCO in 1995. In the United Kingdom, World Book Day is held annually on the first Thursday in March, to avoid clashes with Easter school...
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(Image Source)  "Water doesn't just keep us alive, it gives us everything that makes life worth living. Take a moment to celebrate all the good things water gives." - www.waterday.org Here are some water related topics from Muslim Heritage such as water clocks, water pumps,...
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A reconstructed model of The Elephant Clock at the center of the display (© FSTC 2008). 1. The UN High-Level Meeting of Inter-Faith Dialogue In 12-13 November 2008 the United Nations held in New York a high-level meeting of the General Assembly to promote inter-faith dialogue (High level...
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We owe such mathematicians for the development of the numerical system we still use today, for geometrical pattern designing, the present arithmetical decimal system and the fundamental operations connected with it: addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, exponentiation, and...
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...from Khiva (formally known as Khawarizm) in Uzbekistan (Source) Where algebra got its name Central Asia was a world centre of learning for centuries, and Khiva was no exception. Abū ‘Abdallāh Muḥammad ibn Mūsā Al-Khwārizm, a Persian scholar born around 780, is sometimes called the “...
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This is the 19th year there’s been a World Book Day, and on 3rd March 2016 children of all ages will come together to appreciate reading. Very loudly and very happily. The main aim of World Book Day in the UK and Ireland is to encourage children to explore the pleasures of books and reading by...
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(Image Source) At the height of the Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation, the Arabic language was the lingua franca that served as the language of science, poetry, literature, governance and art. A big movement of translation of Greek, Roman and other ancient books of science, philosophy and...
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(From right) Professor Assobhei Omar, President of Sidi Mohammed ben Abdullah university, Fez.presenting a painting of the old city of Fez to Professor Salim Al-Hassani. The president of FSTC, Professor Salim Al-Hassani's presentation told the story of how, a 1000 years ago, men and women...
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