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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
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
Biological safety lock for GMO
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Biological safety lock for GMO

January 22nd, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Biological safety lock for Genetically Modified Organisms  Biological safety lock for GMO The creation of genetically modified and entirely synthetic organisms continues to generate excitement as well as worry. Such organisms are already churning out insulin and other drug... Read More
Glucose Meter for Diabetes Patients
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Glucose Meter for Diabetes Patients

January 15th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Glucose Meter for Diabetes Patients San Diego, CA. Jan. 14, 2015 Nanoengineers at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) have tested a temporary tattoo that both extracts and measures the level of glucose in the fluid in between skin cells. This first-ever example of... Read More
5 Most Exciting Women in STEM of the Islamic World in 2014
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5 Most Exciting Women in STEM of the Islamic World in 2014

January 7th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
By The Editorial Team of Muslim-Science.Com Last January, Muslim-Science.Com recognized the Top-20 Most Influential Women in Science in the Islamic World. This year, we recognize the achievements of Women who made ground breaking discoveries, broke glass ceilings, and won... Read More
Space Travel: Marred by the lack of a Consensus
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Space Travel: Marred by the lack of a Consensus

June 1st, 2014 | by MuslimScience
By Dr. Parandis Tajbakhsh   The 21st century has witnessed some of the bitterest wars and crimes against humanity, crimes that a group of humans commit against another. Our planet, of course, is familiar with far more brutal mishaps, but it is now witnessing an... Read More
A Traditional Craft Meets Modern Science: Pakistan’s Surgical Instruments Industry
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A Traditional Craft Meets Modern Science: Pakistan’s Surgical Instruments Industry

March 21st, 2014 | by MuslimScience
By the Editors of Muslim-Science.com Access to healthcare, like Education, is now considered a fundamental human right. Delivery of effective health care cannot be achieved without an adequate healthcare system comprising facilities (hospitals and clinics), adequately trained... Read More
Islam Analysis (25): Technology’s Missing Link
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Islam Analysis (25): Technology’s Missing Link

October 21st, 2012 | by MuslimScience
By:Athar Osama Published on SciDev.Net on 12 October 2012 Muslim countries must alter their stance on the social sciences if they are to use technology to its full potential, says Athar Osama. The last two centuries have reduced global hunger, poverty, and disease in ways... Read More
Unlocking Potential Of Science And Technology Through Diplomacy
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Unlocking Potential Of Science And Technology Through Diplomacy

May 18th, 2011 | by MuslimScience
By Soraya Jamal Published at Burnama on May 18, 2011 16:43 PM KUALA LUMPUR, May 18(Bernama) — When United States President Barack Obama made his first major attempt to improve US relations with the Muslim world in Cairo in 2009, he said that one of... Read More