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Al-Kindi, the Encyclopedic Scientist

Al-Kindi is the nickname of Abu Yusuf Ya’qub ibn Ishak al-Kindi. The 9th century was the golden age of the development of Islamic science, when the Arabs became the true standard holders of civilization. They not only saved Greek teachings from extinction, but also made lasting contributions to almost all branches of science, and provided […]

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Muhammad ibn Musa al-Khwarizmi: Father of Algebra

Muhammad ibn Musa al-Khwarizmi was born in Khwarizmi which is located below the Amu Darya plain. As a scientist, Khwarizmi occupied an important position in the Darul Hukama founded by Ma’mun, the famous Abbasid Caliph. He won the trust of the Caliph and joined the astronomers who were directly led and protected by the Caliph. […]