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Task Force Essay: Evolution and Islam – Is there a contradiction?
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Task Force Essay: Evolution and Islam – Is there a contradiction?

August 9th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
By: Rana Dajani, Member of Muslim-Science.Com’s Task Force on Science and Islam Introduction Evolution is used as an example of contradiction between Religion (Islam) and science. I am a scientist and a religious person from the Muslim faith.  I see no contradiction. Why... Read More
News: Pluto, the last new world – at last!
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News: Pluto, the last new world – at last!

July 14th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
By Prof. Nidhal Guessoum On July 14, Nasa spacecraft New Horizons will be passing by Pluto at the astronomically “very close” distance of 13,000km. It will have travelled 4.8 billion km, for over nine years, at the speed of 50,000 km/hr. Launched in January 2006,... Read More
Iran’s Science, Technology, and Innovation – A well kept secret
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Iran’s Science, Technology, and Innovation – A well kept secret

July 3rd, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Editorial Iran is civilisation that is several thousand years old. Some believe that what was once Persia was the cradle of civilisation. Many of early contributions of Muslim Scientists originating out of the House of Wisdom in Baghdad were inspired by the works of now... Read More
Sharif University of Technology – Iran’s MIT redeemed
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Sharif University of Technology – Iran’s MIT redeemed

July 2nd, 2015 | by MuslimScience
“Bruce A. Wooley, a former Chairman of the Electrical Engineering Department of Stanford University, has said that without a doubt the finest university in the world – in the world – preparing electrical engineering undergraduates is Sharif University in... Read More
TaskForce Essay: Are Muslim World’s Universities spreading a Culture of Science?
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TaskForce Essay: Are Muslim World’s Universities spreading a Culture of Science?

June 19th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
By: Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, FIAS President of Republic of Mauritius “Let us first consider what state of things is described by the word ‘Civilization’. Its true test lies in the fact that people living in it making bodily welfare the object of life…. The people of... Read More
Task Force Essay: Incorporating IBSE in School Curriculum in Arab Countries: A New Approach
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Task Force Essay: Incorporating IBSE in School Curriculum in Arab Countries: A New Approach

June 19th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Dato Ir. Lee Yee Cheong Chairman, ISTIC Governing Board   1.0   Introduction The decline in interest in science, engineering and technology (S.E.T) in the youth of both the developed and developing world has been a major concern of the global scientific community for... Read More
Task Force Essay: Science Education in Universities in the Islamic  World
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Task Force Essay: Science Education in Universities in the Islamic World

June 19th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Dr. El Tayeb Mustafa President, the Future University How is science taught in Muslim universities? What are the languages being used? What are the credentials and pedagogical competencies of the professors? What textbooks are being used? What resources are available? Is there a... Read More
Task Force Essay: Science Education in the United States:  Some Lessons for the Islamic World
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Task Force Essay: Science Education in the United States: Some Lessons for the Islamic World

June 19th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
By: Prof. Bruce Alberts My strong personal interest in science education began in the early 1980s.  At that time, my three children were young teenagers in the public schools of San Francisco, and I was a professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics in the medical school... Read More
Task Force Essay: STEM Education and the Muslim Gender Divide
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Task Force Essay: STEM Education and the Muslim Gender Divide

June 19th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Nadia M. Alhasani, PhD “If we’re going to out-innovate and out-educate the rest of the world, we’ve got to open doors for everyone. We need all hands on deck, and that means clearing hurdles for women and girls as they navigate careers in science, technology, engineering,... Read More
Dream to work in NASA or build another NASA
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Dream to work in NASA or build another NASA

March 17th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Dream to work in NASA or build another NASA DAMMAM — The maiden edition of Inter School Peevees ROBOFEST 2015 – OPUS GIMMIC was hosted by Al-Khozama International School Dammam February 21 at the school campus. Over 12 contesting teams from grades 6-8 from Riyadh, Jeddah... Read More