Hillary Clinton launches 1001 Inventions California

Source:1001 Inventions com Hillary Clinton speaking via video to launch the 1001 Inventions exhibition in Los Angeles California Science Center opening 25th May 2011. US Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, officially opened an award-winning exhibition about the scientific achievements of Muslim Civilization at the California Science Center in Los Angeles today. The 1001 Inventions exhibition,…

The Year of Ibn Al-Haytham – 1001 Inventions com news

  The Year of Ibn Al-Haytham   The Foundation for Science, Technology and Civilisation (FSTC), in partnership with 1001 Inventions, announces that 2011 will be The Year of Ibn Al-Haytham – Celebrating a Millennium of Science. A series of high profile international events and activities are being planned to pay tribute to Ibn Al-Haytham and…

Muslim Inventor Provides Off-the-Grid Electricity – On Islam Net news

By Marianne De Nazareth Freelance Journalist – India Wednesday, 19 January 2011 00:00 What Hajee has invented is off-the-grid energy Sustainable energy is the need of the hour especially with fossil fuels being spoken about in negative tones today, with the fear of rising Green House Gas (GHG) emissions. So, to meet the UNEP Sasakawa…

Thousands visit 1001 Inventions for opening week in New York

7 December 2010, New York — The record-breaking 1001 Inventions exhibition has landed in North America at the world renowned New York Hall of Science (NYSCI) and has already attracted several thousand visitors on its US debut. The exhibition’s US premiere was highly anticipated after it enjoyed blockbuster runs in both London and Istanbul, attracting…

1001 Inventions exhibition: from Istanbul,Turkey to New York, USA

Visitors soar above Sultanahmet Event Date: 1st October 2010 Venue: Sultan Ahmet Square, Istanbul The joy of Hezarfen’s historic 17th century flight over Istanbul was recreated in Istanbul’s Sultanahmet Square on Friday (1st October 2010) as the 1001 Inventions exhibition said goodbye to Turkey. The unique event was attended by the Mayor of Istanbul and…

Grand opening for 1001 Inventions in Istanbul

Source:1001inventions.com ***** The exhibition finished its record breaking residency at the Science Museum in London where it received more than 400,000 visitors, including the Turkish Prime Minister on his state visit to the United Kingdom in March 2010 who invited 1001 Inventions to Turkey. Istanbul becomes the first venue of the exhibition’s five-year international tour….

1001 Inventions: Celebrating the Record-breaking Exhibition

Source: 1001inventions.com Dr. Rim Turkmani of 1001 Inventions and Professor Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu holding the 1001 Inventions book during a visit at the 1001 Inventions exhibition at the London Science Museum More than 25 UK-based Arab Ambassadors and VIPs attended a special gala reception at London’s Science Museum on Thursday the 24th of June to celebrate…

What the Ancients Did For Us – The Islamic World | 1001 Inventions

Dr. Adam John Hart-Davis builds and tests some of the most extraordinary inventions from the early Islamic World. From soap to torpedoes, and from water pumps to windmills.  Presented by Adam Hart-Davis, Hermione Cockburn and Jamie Darling . (For more information please click here) What the Ancients Did For Us – The Islamic Worl…, posted with…

1001 Inventions to open in Istanbul

Istanbul will host the 1001 Inventions exhibition later this year. Speaking at the Science Museum in London, Minister Kerem Kiratli of the Turkish Republic said “we welcome 1001 Inventions as part of the Istanbul European Capital City of Culture celebrations.” Considered by the media as London’s most successful exhibition, the new block buster 1001 Inventions exhibition has already…

1001 Inventions wins Best Film in New York

  1001 Inventions wins Best Film in New York The film 1001 Inventions and the Library of Secrets, starring Oscar-winning actor Sir Ben Kingsley, has won eight major industry awards at the 53rd New York Festivals® International Television & Film Awards held on 3rd May 2010 in New York. Read more at source   ->>>>><<<<<-

London: IIS scholar Advises on Science Museum Exhibition, February 2010

Dr Nader El-Bizri acted as an external academic consultant for London’s Science Museum to support the launch of the temporary exhibition, 1001 Inventions: Discover the Muslim Heritage in our World. The free exhibition runs from 21 January to 25 April 2010, (temporary closure between 25 February and 12 March). This ‘blockbuster’ exhibition attracted over 15,000…

Discover the Muslim Heritage in our World : ‘Where the heart is’

From the 8th Century, Muslim tradition and culture set trends in eating, music and style that still influence us today. Their experiments, discoveries and inventions with liquids, light and time opened the door to myriad new chemical compounds, measurements of time in precise and minute detail and devices used in space observation and deep sea…