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The Dark Side of Drones
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The Dark Side of Drones

March 9th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
The Dark Side of Drones By Jon Spaull Drones “are being used in ways which fly in the face of humanitarian law”, says robotics and artificial intelligence expert Noel Sharkey. His concerns stem from the use of drones in the increasing automation of warfare. He... Read More
Strongest Natural Material Found
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Strongest Natural Material Found

February 20th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Strongest Natural Material Found Scientists believe they may have found the strongest natural material known to man – the teeth of the humble limpet, which could be copied to make the cars, boats and planes of the future. Researchers at the University of Portsmouth examined... Read More
Portable lamp kills antibiotic-resistant bacteria
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Portable lamp kills antibiotic-resistant bacteria

February 18th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Portable lamp kills antibiotic-resistant bacteria By Fabíola Ortiz A 24-year-old Brazilian student has created a portable medical lamp that kills antibiotic-resistant bacteria. The inventor, Caio Guimarães, studied electrical engineering at Brazil’s Federal University of... Read More
Smart windows could save energy
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Smart windows could save energy

February 17th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Smart windows could save energy Tiny droplets sandwiched between glass panes turn cloudy when it’s hot outside; this filter out some warming sunlight BY SID PERKIN At temperatures above 32 °C (90 °F), a new “smart window” (above) blocked some of the light streaming into... Read More
New contact lenses will help people see with inbuilt telescope
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New contact lenses will help people see with inbuilt telescope

February 16th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
New contact lenses will help people see with inbuilt telescope A tiny device in new contact lenses, aimed at hundreds of thousands of people suffering from age-related eye problems, could increase user’s vision nearly three fold People with the most common form of sight... Read More
Bamboo water catcher project misses crowdfunding target
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Bamboo water catcher project misses crowdfunding target

February 15th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Bamboo water catcher project misses crowdfunding target By Alison Frank A crowdfunding campaign for a project to pluck water out of thin air for use in African villages has failed to reach its US$100,000 goal. As today’s deadline passed, only US$44,996 had been pledged on... Read More
Task Force on Islam and Science
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Task Force on Islam and Science

February 5th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Click to get more details on Task Force on Islam and Science  Click to Contribution towards Task Force on Science at Universities Click for Brief Photo Profiles and Questions of this Task Force Click for Quotes of the Task Force... Read More
Task Force on Science at Universities
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Task Force on Science at Universities

February 5th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Task Force on Science at Universities  Click to Contribution towards Task Force on Science at Universities Click on names for Video Interviews of the Members of this Task Force Dato’Sri Zakri Abdul Hamid Nidhal Guessoum Adil Najam Bruce Alberts Jamal Mimouni Micheal... Read More
Pakistani scientists develop DNA barcode
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Pakistani scientists develop DNA barcode

January 23rd, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Pakistani scientists develop DNA “barcode” By Suhail Yusuf for Dawn Published a day ago The research is the doctorate thesis of Uzma Munir (r) under the supervision of Dr Qamarunnisa (l). — Photo by Suhail Yusuf KARACHI: Pakistani scientists have developed a “genetic... Read More
Nidhal Guessoum, Prof Physics, American University of Sharjah, UAE
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Nidhal Guessoum, Prof Physics, American University of Sharjah, UAE

January 20th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Prof. Nidhal Guessoum, Convenor of Muslim-Science.Com Task Force, on Challenges of Science in Universities in the Islamic World Muslim-Science.Com on... Read More