Qushji’s great mathematical mind profoundly impacted the science of astronomy. His knowledge was borrowed by scholars worldwide, mainly the Indian subcontinent.
Born into noble Timurid lineage, Ulugh Beg gained fame for his intellect and pioneering strides in astronomy and mathematics.
Resisting a military junta in the 1997 coup, Kantarci was imprisoned at 16 and released nine years later. He always stood for the country's religious freedom.
It was more likely a mix of local knowledge, thorough research and a little bit of help from nature.
After studying the works of different scholars from different eras, al Khwarizmi simplified Mathematics, taking it out of the philosophical realm and paving the way for a multitude of scientific advances.
Letter sent by Belgium’s King to the President of the DRC sparks debate as many see it as an insincere acknowledgement of his ancestor's crimes.
He elevated mathematics to a level where it embraced and complemented the laws of nature.
As Libya is in search of a future, we look back into its past, one which saw it put up a revolutionary fight against Italian occupation — the end of which paved the way for Idris to become the country's first ruler.
He is credited with the invention of processes such as distillation and evaporation. Through Jabir Ibn Hayyan, we can trace chemistry’s long history
How a small hobby club reached national fame as it launched several rockets into the sky in the turbulent 60s.
His knowledge in automation in the 12th century inspired several generations of scientists to take his craft forward and step into an era of robotics.
The 9th century polymath and engineer dared to make heavier-than-air machine flight a thousand years before motorised aeroplanes were invented.
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