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Interstellar Comet

Scientists Observe First-Known Interstellar Comet

Telescopes only picked it up a week ago, but it’s likely been traveling through interstellar space for millions of years. {Have they not looked at the heaven above them – how We structured it and adorned it and [how] it has no rifts?} [Surat Qaf 50:6]. For centuries, skywatchers have chronicled the comings and goings …

Today We Are Farthest from Sun

Today We Are Farthest from Sun

Today at 4:00 UTC, our blue planet will reach itsfarthestdistance from the sun. Ourorbit around the sun isn’t a perfect circle, but rather it’s slightly an ellipse. In the field of astronomy, the term perihelion describesthe pointat which Earthis closest to the sun and aphelion thefarthest. In fact, the Earth distance from the sun changes …

Happy Perihelion Day: We Are in Different Place - About Islam

Happy Perihelion Day: We Are in Different Place

The holy Qur’an says: {It is not permitted to the Sun to catch up the Moon, nor can the Night outstrip the Day, and they all swim in an orbit.} (Surat Yasin 36:40). And also: {It is He Who created the Night and the Day, and the sun and the moon: all (of them) swim …

Ring of Fire: Observing 2016 Final Solar Eclipse - About Islam

Ring of Fire: Observing 2016 Final Solar Eclipse

“Allah is He, who created the sun, the moon, and the stars — (all) governed by laws under His commandment.”(Surah Al-A’raf 7:54). “It is He who created the night and the day and the sun and the moon. All (the celestial bodies) swim along, each in its orbit.”(Surat Al-Anbya 21:33). “The sun and the moon …



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