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 Islamic scientific channel
Hero rats could detect tuberculosis
Scientists have trained African giant pouched rats to help with tuberculosis (TB) detection, significantly increasing TB case findings
Film about Islamic inventions presented on the occasion of the exhibition thousand Inventions in London
Produced by the British film about Islamic inventions And Ozarona look more than stellar as the makers of Western civilization And not as other Asorna in their lectures and writings we Bedouins and barefoot, naked we came out of the desert For destruction and looting Film showed an uproar in Europe It is very necessary that everyone sees and Anscheroh Film in the following link, and 11-minute
How are Muslims contributing to the development of science?
Islam and science are mostly perceived in the west as incompatible. However, the very revelation of the Holy Qur'an sets precedence 14 centuries before modern science through its many miracles that now have been proved scientifically. Also, early Islamic history shows that Muslims like Ibn Sina, Al-Farabi, Omar Khayyam, Averroes, al-Ghazali, and Ibn Khaldum among many others, were pioneers of modern science.
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PROF. ATTA-UR-RAHMAN WINS CHINA’S HIGHEST NATIONAL AWARD: “THE FRIENDSHIP AWARD OF CHINA”
Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman has won the “Friendship Award of China” which is the People's Republic of China's Highest National Award for "foreign experts who have made outstanding contributions to the country's economic and social progress".
Saudi Arabia excels in Arab scientific research
AFRICA : Heads of state adopt continental science strategy
Heads of state adopted the Science, Technology and Innovation Strategy for Africa – 2024 at an African Union assembly in Equatorial Guinea late last month. The continental framework is aimed at accelerating transition to innovation-led, knowledge-based economies
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 Muslim women in science
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 Studies and reports
Seven signs of voodoo science
The bibliometrics of the developing world
Sarah Huggett touches upon the difficulty of defining ‘developing countries’ and then discusses their development in bibliometric terms. For example, has research output from developing countries changed in different subject fields in recent years?
Environmental Atlas Explores Vulnerable Arab Region
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Private sector innovation to drive GCC projects
Alla Turca commercialization of education amid university boom
Higher education in Turkey has recently been witnessing a boom in the number of private establishments, extending the commercialization of the sector
AFRICA: African Innovation Outlook II – New science indicators
African Innovation Outlook II was launched recently, the second phase in an effort to produce regular and reliable indicators for planning and monitoring the state of science, technology and innovation across the continent.
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 opinion
Africa Must Develop Scientific Capabilities to Solve Unemployment, Poverty and Infrastructural Problems
Pan-Arab Space Agency: Pipe Dream or Real Possibility?
The Middle East, especially the Arabian Gulf, is fast becoming a heavyweight in the international space industry. Egypt, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and, more recently, Qatar are developing their respective space and satellite-related initiatives at various speeds and to different degrees of investment
Science & Technology for Africa’s Economic Growth
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 Profile
Muhammad Yunus
Noble Prize Winner in economy in 2006 from Bangladesh
Mohamed Abdus Salam
“Nobel Prize winner for physics in 1979 from Pakistan”
Ahmed Zewail
“Nobel Prize Winner for Chemistry in 1999 from Egypt”
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 netwatch
Klein project
The Klein project aims to present contemporary mathematics for secondary school teachers. Klein Project materials are intended to inform, entertain and feed the enthusiasm of secondary teachers for their subject.
Arab region university directory
Inspiring innovation
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 Science and technology education observatory
MOROCCO : Minister announces ‘hubs’ and other university changes
Morocco is considering a number of higher education reforms, including grouping big universities together into ‘hubs’ to increase their visibility, promoting research and making mastering English compulsory for students wanting admission to science universities.
Four Turkish universities ranked among world's best 200
There are a total of six Turkish universities on the top 400 list of the world's best universities. “Outstanding performance for Turkey, as three universities rocket into the elite world top 200 group, taking Turkey's total top 200 representatives to four,” Times Higher Education said in a report that includes highlights from the WUR 2014-15.
Turkey aims to open Islamic university: Top religious head
The head of Turkey’s top religious body has announced plans to open an Islamic university in Istanbul, as an alternative to other renowned Islamic universities across the world such as Egypt’s Al-Azhar University.
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  Meetings & conferences  

12th International Conference on Chemistry and Its Role in Development
Location: Mansoura University - Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt
Date: 16-20 Mar, 2015

5th International Virology Conference on "Viruses and their potential hazards to Human, Animal and plant"
Date: 9-12 December, 2014
Location: Hurghada, Egypt

13th International Workshop on Diagnosis of Genetic Disorders
Date: December 8-12, 2014.
Location: Tehran, Iran
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  Fellowships, awards and & training opportunities  

Top 10 Science, Engineering, Technology Scholarships for Foreign Students

Top 25 Foreign Government Scholarships for International Students

TWAS Fellowships for Research and Advanced Training, 2015

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  Academic job opportunities in the islamic world  

2013 Graduate Research Assistant Positions at Özyegin University in Turkey
Özyegin University and 5 other leading engineering schools are offering graduate research assistant positions. Applicants will perform cutting-edge research related to solid-state lighting, optical design, and electronics cooling. Researchers applying for the position must have a BSc and MSc degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics or a related field.

Asst. Prof. / Assoc. Prof. in Hematology/Blood Banking
Qatar University
Department of Health Sciences
Doha, Qatar, Qatar

Assoc. Prof. / Prof. in Diagnostics Molecular Biology
Qatar University
Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences
Doha, Qatar, Qatar

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