Space | About Islam
Home > Tag: Space

Tag: Space

NASA Picks Senegal to Host Final Plan for Historic Space Mission

NASA Picks Muslim Country to Host Final Plan for Historic Space Mission

DAKAR – An expedition of 40 NASA scientists will camp in the Muslim African country of Senegal this August to plan for the final stage of the historic space mission ‘New Horizons’, SciDev reported on Wednesday, July 11. After flying past Pluto in 2015, ‘New Horizons’ space probe is now heading to an unprecedented discovery …

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.

Styles of Qur'an and Movement of Sun

Styles of Qur'an and Movement of Sun

The Qur’an has four essential aims: explaining and proving Divine Existence and Unity, the Resurrection, Prophethood and Divine worship and justice. All its explanations and injunctions, and its accounts of the histories of previous peoples, are to establish those four principles in people’s minds, hearts and practical lives. To this end, since nature is the …

Recovering God’s Balance: Healing Ozone

The appearance of a rapidly growing hole in the part of the ozone layer over the Antarctic was first reported in the journal Nature in 1985, with later confirmations from NASA’s satellite data. The size of this hole grew rapidly, reaching its maximum size of 29.7million km2 in the year 2000. However, since then and …

Universe

Expanding Universe Before Telescopes

Currently, the observable universe is about 28 billion parsecs (91 billion light-years) in diameter. The size of the whole Universe is not known and may be either finite or infinite. Observations and the development of physical theories have led to inferences about the composition and evolution of the Universe. There are many competing hypotheses about …

Big Bang Theory

Big Bang from Islamic Perspective

In the Holy Quran we read: “Haven’t the unbelievers seen that the heavens and the earth were joined together (in one singularity), then we clove both of them asunder.” (Surat Al-Anbiya’ 21:30).

Meteors

Space Traveling Rocks

{And that we sought to reach heaven, but we found it filled with strong guards and meteors.} (Surat Al-Jinn 72:8).

Asteroids Are Closer Than You Think (Video)

This talk was given by Chris Lewicki at a local TEDx event in December 2014, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Learn about the surprising number and range of near earth asteroids and how they are forming a platform for solar system exploration. Chris Lewicki worked on the lifecycle of NASA’s Mars Exploration Rovers and …



find out more!