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Wasp venom ‘a weapon against cancer’
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Wasp venom ‘a weapon against cancer’

September 16th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
The venom of a wasp native to Brazil could be used as a weapon to fight cancer, scientists believe. A toxin in the sting kills cancer cells without harming normal cells, lab studies suggest. The University of Brazil team say the...
Spooky! Quantum Action Is 10,000 Times Faster Than Light
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Spooky! Quantum Action Is 10,000 Times Faster Than Light

September 16th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
How fast do quantum interactions happen? Faster than light, 10,000 times faster. That’s what a team of physicists led by Juan Yin at the University of Science and Technology of China in Shanghai found in an experiment...
Crater That Leaks Neon Blue ‘Lava’?
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Crater That Leaks Neon Blue ‘Lava’?

September 15th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Reuben Wu loves volcanoes. It started as a childhood obsession rivaled only by space travel and dinosaurs, which explains his life goal of photographing the neon blue flames of the Kawah Ijen crater on Java. The Blue Fire...
TaskForce Essay: Should Religion Be Kept Out of the Science Classroom?
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TaskForce Essay: Should Religion Be Kept Out of the Science Classroom?

September 10th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
By: Jamal Mimouni The issue at hand is whether or not religion should be kept out of the science classroom in the Muslim world and in particular at the level of university education. This is a controversial subject in view of...
Observed problems and proposed solutions for science education in global universities
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Observed problems and proposed solutions for science education in global universities

September 10th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
By: Michael J. Reiss Professor of Science Education at UCL Institute of Education University College, London The issue at hand and my own contribution Recent decades have seen substantial increases in the number of universities...
TaskForce Essay: Science, Society & the University
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TaskForce Essay: Science, Society & the University

September 10th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
By: Adil Najam Member Muslim-Science.Com’s Task Force on Teaching of Science in Muslim World Let us be clear on a few things, right at the outset: Science is not civilization. Science does not have a religion. Gravity comes...
Cancer cells programmed back to normal by US scientists
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Cancer cells programmed back to normal by US scientists

September 10th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Cancer cells have been programmed back to normal by scientists in a breakthrough which could lead to new treatments and even reverse tumour growth. For the first time aggressive breast, lung and bladder cancer cells have been...
Is Nanotechnology ready for Commercailisation in the Muslim World?
August 2015
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Is Nanotechnology ready for Commercailisation in the Muslim World?

August 25th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
By: Prof. Munir Nayfeh Nanotechnology, a field that attracts billions of dollars of research funding and thousands of scientists and engineers, has been hailed as the technology of the 21st century. With its revolutionary...
14 Most Exciting Nanotechnologists from the Muslim World
August 2015
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14 Most Exciting Nanotechnologists from the Muslim World

August 25th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Compilation and Infographic by: Muslim-Science.Com Editorial...
Emerging Nanotechnology in the Muslim World
August 2015
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Emerging Nanotechnology in the Muslim World

August 25th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Infographic by: Muslim-Science.Com Editorial...