Muslim scientists who changed the world

International Muslim History Month 2022

Published in: History, Science
Date: 18 / 05 / 22

-Did the Muslim world witness a "Scientific Revolution"?

-Three important figures from the Islamic Scientific Revolution who changed the course of history- Jabir bin Hayyan, Al Kindi and Ibn al Haytham.

Women’s contribution to the Islamic Scientific Revolution.

-Where does the Muslim world stand in science now?

Two important contemporary Muslim scientists who are making a difference -Dr Mohamed Haj Yousef and Dr Basil Altaei.

-What does the future hold for Muslims and Science?

Can we regain our past glory of being leaders in science and innovation?

This video is one of the series of lectures hosted by International Muslim History Month and World Hijab Day

0:00 : Introduction

2:14: The Islamic Scientific Revolution

5:50: Important figures of the Islamic scientific Revolution

10:28 : Al Kindi - Inventor of Cryptography who reconciled religion and science

14:47: Jabir bin Hayyan- Father of experimental Chemistry

16:59 : Imam Ja'far as Sadiq (ra) started the Scientific Revolution

19:22 : Ibn al Haytham - The revolution in Light before Quantum revolution

24:21 : Contemporary Muslim scientists making a difference

25:23 : Unity of Knowledge- Secular and Religious

27:21 : Dr Mohamed Haj's application of Ibn A'rabi's concepts in Quantum Physics

39:11 : Dr Basil Altaei - Divine Quantum Action

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Safiyyah Sabreen Syeed

About the author

Safiyyah Sabreen studied Mechanical Engineering and is currently pursuing her Master's in Philosophy. She is the Content Director for KNOW. Being interested in the field of Islam and Science and Islamic Eschatology, she produced a documentary on the Golden Age of Islam and directs the Second Golden Age series.

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