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Miracles of Our Faulted Earth

Miracles of Our Faulted Earth

The Noble Qur’an Reads: “And by the Earth that has its own fault” (86:12). This Qur’anic verse comes in the context of an oath, while Allah (all glory be to Him) is definitely above giving such a pledge. Consequently, this is understood as an emphasis for the special significance of the matter by which the …


Condensed History of Our Spherical Home

Have you ever wondered about the history of this planet which hosts all our lives? Earth aka Gaia or Terra 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 astronomical object known to harbor life.

Recovering God’s Balance: Healing Ozone - About Islam

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 …

Earth lifeforms

Scientists Find Missing Link that Led to Life on Earth

{He it is who gives life and causes death; and when He decrees a matter, He but says to it, “Be,” and it is.} [Surat Ghafir 40:68]. Causality is the natural or worldly agency or efficacy that connects the cause with the effect. The first is responsible for the second, and the second is dependent …


Deep Sea Darkness, Glory be to Allah!

Just how deep does the ocean go? Way further than you think. In fact, Oceanography informs usthatat the extreme depths of the ocean on Planet Earth there is no light. The deep sea region is the lowest layer in the ocean. It exists below the Thermocline and above the seabed, at a depth of 1,800 …

Artistic Earth Rings

Can Planet Earth Ever Have Rings?

Four Solar planets have permanent sets of rings. It hasseven major ring divisions and numerous gaps interspaced within them. The planet would be rotating on its spin-axis underneath the rings. As seen from the surface of such a world, there would be a celestial display of rising and setting rings. It’s like how we experience …

Morocco Involved in Discovery of Potentially Habitable Planets

Morocco Involved in Discovery of Potentially Habitable Planets

Moroccan astronomers have been involved in the recent discovery of a system of seven earth-sized planets orbiting a single star. Three of these planets are located within the star’s habitable zone. This is the largest number of planets found to-date in the habitable zone of a star outside our solar system. The planetary system was …

Mother Earth

Surprising Things About Your Planet

April 22 is the International Mother Earth Day, the event that environmentalists created 46 years ago to raise awareness of issues such as pollution and deforestation, and the need for us all to come together to find solutions and protect the planet where we live.

Have We Found Earliest Evidence of Life on Earth? - About Islam

Have We Found Earliest Evidence of Life on Earth?

Say, [O Muhammad], “Travel through the land and observe how He began creation. Then Allah will produce the final creation. Indeed Allah, over all things, is competent.” (Surat Al-‘Ankabut 29:20). That’s what Allah has told us, Muslims, in the Holy Qur’an, and it looks like scientists have just written the first page of the book …

Mars 2117 Project: UAE Seeks to Settle Humans on Mars - About Islam

Mars 2117 Project: UAE Seeks to Settle Humans on Mars

The United Arab Emirates seeks to build the first ever human settlement on Mars by 2117. The ‘Mars 2117 Project’ is set to be developed and executed in partnership with major international research institutions, news agencies reported on Feb 14. This unique Arab space project was launched on the sidelines of the 5th World Government …

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