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CO2 Sinks: Is Earth Trying to Help?

CO2 Sinks: Is Earth Trying to Help?

All indications and scientific findings of climate change research point to the ever-increasing emission of carbon dioxide (CO2) into the earth’s atmosphere. Time and again, scientists have pointed out that this will increase temperatures in the earth’s atmosphere with devastating effects in the coming decades. With vast conviction among world scientists of the gravity of …

Fasting

Save the Earth: By Fasting

Fasting isn’t a new concept for people adhering to Islam. Food fasting is a common practice in many human cultures, as a part of religious practices. Ramadan is a Hijri month that requires daytime fasting; being one of the five pillars of Islam.

Facts about International Earth Day

Facts about International Earth Day

Being stewards of the Earth, it is the responsibility of Muslims to care for the environment in a proactive manner. There is a definite purpose behind the creation of different species, be it plants or animals.

Earth

Unbelievable Facts About Earth (Infograph)

Planet Earth is the third planet from the Sun, the densest planet in the Solar System, the largest of the Solar System’s four terrestrial planets, and the only celestial body known to accommodate life.

Astronomers Discover New Earth-like Metallic Exoplanet

TWARWICK – A hot, metallic, Earth-sized planet situated 339 light years away has been detected and characterized by a global team of astronomers, Science Daily reported on March 27. Planet K2-229b is almost 20% larger than Earth, however, its mass is over 2.5 times greater than our blue globe, making its density similar to the …

This Year’s 2nd Blue Moon Next Weekend

NEW YORK – Next Saturday the 31st of March, people on Planet Earth will be able to observe the second and last Blue Moon of 2018. The next catch will only take place on October 31, 2020, Earth Sky.org reports. There are two definitions for “Blue Moon”; there is a Seasonal Blue Moon which is …

What’s the State of Our World’s Forests?

“Have those who disbelieved not considered that the heavens and the earth were a joined entity, and We separated them and made from water every living thing? Then will they not believe?” (Surat Al Anbiyaa 21:30).

Iron

Celestial Origin of Iron

The Glorious Qur’an contains a distinct Surah (Chapter) entitled “Al – Hadid” (= The Iron) which emphasizes in one of its verses (Verse#25) the following two facts:

Living Beyond Our Means: Where Is the Solution?

The earth’s ecosystem is on the brink of disaster warned a report commissioned by the UN a few years ago, funded by the World Bank, conducted by over 1,300 leading scientists from 95 countries, and launched at the Royal Society. Yet, despite its impeccable science, which pinpoints the problems with expert precision, the report appeared …



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