A disservice to the history of Islamic Astronomy — The Renaissance Mathematicus

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In an article on their website about their history Astronomy magazine claims to be the greatest magazine about astronomy in the world. If this were the case, one would expect them to maintain a high level of journalism and fact checking in the articles that they present to their readers. Unfortunately in at least one case […]

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The Father of Algebra: Muhammad ibn Mūsā al-Khwārizmī — The Muslim Times

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Written and collected by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times There are about 750 verses in Quran urging Muslims to make use of reason to understand nature and thus reach their understanding of the Creator, in contrast to just 250 verses about legislation. The Holy Quran states: In the creation of the heavens […]

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Islamic Astronomy from “Star Wars” to Star Tables — The Muslim Times

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By: Glen M. Cooper The most obvious difference between modern and Islamic astronomy is that the latter is primarily mathematical and predictive, and the former has other observational goals, such as describing the physics of other worlds. *** [Note of the Editing Manager] This article was originally published in Viewpoint: The British Society for the […]

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