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Pakistani students win a silver medal at the iGEM World Championship
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Pakistani students win a silver medal at the iGEM World Championship

November 30th, 2017 | by MuslimScience
Boston,USA: A team of twelve undergraduate students from the Institute of Integrative Biosciences, CECOS University, Peshawar won a silver medal at this year’s International Genetically Engineered Machines (iGEM) competition held in Boston, United States. The iGEM Peshawar... Read More
Is Nanotechnology ready for Commercailisation in the Muslim World?
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Is Nanotechnology ready for Commercailisation in the Muslim World?

August 25th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
By: Prof. Munir Nayfeh Nanotechnology, a field that attracts billions of dollars of research funding and thousands of scientists and engineers, has been hailed as the technology of the 21st century. With its revolutionary approach to problem solving by challenging the limits of... Read More
Iran’s Science, Technology, and Innovation – A well kept secret
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Iran’s Science, Technology, and Innovation – A well kept secret

July 3rd, 2015 | by MuslimScience
Editorial Iran is civilisation that is several thousand years old. Some believe that what was once Persia was the cradle of civilisation. Many of early contributions of Muslim Scientists originating out of the House of Wisdom in Baghdad were inspired by the works of now... Read More
Creating a Persian Silicon Valley – Iran’s Emerging Innovation and Startup Eco-System
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Creating a Persian Silicon Valley – Iran’s Emerging Innovation and Startup Eco-System

July 2nd, 2015 | by MuslimScience
By: Athar Osama Legend has it that that the seeds of what we know today as the Silicon Valley were laid at the Stanford University and the Stanford University Industrial Park when a Stanford Professor Frederick Terman who loaned a thousand dollars to two of... Read More
5 Most Exciting Women in STEM of the Islamic World in 2014
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5 Most Exciting Women in STEM of the Islamic World in 2014

January 7th, 2015 | by MuslimScience
By The Editorial Team of Muslim-Science.Com Last January, Muslim-Science.Com recognized the Top-20 Most Influential Women in Science in the Islamic World. This year, we recognize the achievements of Women who made ground breaking discoveries, broke glass ceilings, and won... Read More
Plan9 – Bringing Ideas to Life
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Plan9 – Bringing Ideas to Life

March 21st, 2014 | by MuslimScience
By Areej Mehdi Entrepreneurship can be a lonely, dark place. For Pakistani tech entrepreneurs, that seems to be literally true (what with power shortage amounting to 12 hours a day sometimes). Pitted against this lack of funds, mentorship, and resources, is Punjab Information... Read More
Muslim-Science.Com’s List of Twenty Most Influential Women in Science in the Islamic World
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Muslim-Science.Com’s List of Twenty Most Influential Women in Science in the Islamic World

January 13th, 2014 | by MuslimScience
Muslim-Science.Com has the pleasure of presenting to you, the first ever List of ‘Top-20 Most Influential Women in Science in the Islamic World’. These are truly the unsung and little known heroines of the Islamic World whose contribution to the development of... Read More
‘The Anti-Revolutionary’: One on one with Dr. Rana Dajani
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‘The Anti-Revolutionary’: One on one with Dr. Rana Dajani

January 13th, 2014 | by MuslimScience
By the Editors of Muslim-Science.com Dr. Rana Dajani obtained a Ph.D. in molecular biology from the University of Iowa, USA; a Fulbright alumnus, she is currently Assistant Professor and Former Director of the Center of Studies at the Hashemite University, Jordan. Her research... Read More
Islam Analysis (21): The mobile route to a high-tech future
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Islam Analysis (21): The mobile route to a high-tech future

June 13th, 2012 | by MuslimScience
By:Athar Osama Published on SciDev.Net on 13 June 2012 Muslim countries need forward-looking policies to take advantage of the opportunities offered by mobile technology, says Athar Osama. The mobile phone is recognised across the world as one of the greatest enabling... Read More
A Transformational Role for Our Public Universities
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A Transformational Role for Our Public Universities

May 20th, 2012 | by MuslimScience
By: Tan Sri Dr. Omar Abdul Rahman At the 34th convocation of UPM in October 2010 in my “ucapan balas” for the conferment of emeritus professorship of the university, I had suggested a defined new role for our public universities in line with current emphasis... Read More