Science

Orbit

In astronomy, the Earth’s orbit is the motion of the Earth around the Sun, from an average distance of 149.59787 million kilometers (93 million miles) away. A complete orbit of the Earth around the Sun occurs every 365.256363004 mean solar days (1 sidereal year).[nb 1] This motion gives an apparent movement of the Sun with […]

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June 12, 2014

Fasting Regenerates Immune System

Fasting triggers stem cell regeneration of damaged, old immune system

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June 12, 2014

The Digestive System

In the human digestive system, the process of digestion has many stages, the first of which starts in the mouth (oral cavity).

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June 2, 2014

The Urinary System

The urinary system, also known as the renal system, consists of the two kidneys, ureters, the bladder, and the urethra.

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May 26, 2014

The Circulatory System

The circulatory system is an organ system that permits blood and lymph circulation to transport nutrients (such asamino acids and electrolytes), oxygen, carbon dioxide, hormones, blood cells, etc. to and from cells in the body to nourish it and help to fight diseases, stabilize body temperature and pH, and to maintain homeostasis. This system is […]

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May 15, 2014

Touch Screen

A touchscreen is an electronic visual display that the user can control through simple or multi-touch gestures by touching the screen with a special stylus/pen and-or one or more fingers. Some touchscreens use an ordinary or specially coated gloves to work while others use a special stylus/pen only. The user can use the touchscreen to […]

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April 3, 2014

Carnivorous Plants!!!!

  Carnivorous plants are plants that derive some or most of their nutrients (but not energy) from trapping and consuming animals or protozoans, typically insects and other arthropods. Carnivorous plants have adapted to grow in places where the soil is thin or poor in nutrients, especially nitrogen, such as acidic bogs and rock outcroppings. Charles […]

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March 27, 2014

Waves

waves

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March 13, 2014

The Universe!!!!

For thousands of years, astronomers wrestled with basic questions about the size and age of the universe. Does the universe go on forever, or does it have an edge somewhere? Has it always existed, or did it come to being some time in the past? In 1929, Edwin Hubble, an astronomer at Caltech, made a […]

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February 27, 2014

South-South Cooperation Takes Off in Arab World

As the concept of South-South cooperation (SSC) continues to strengthen worldwide, some of the richest countries in the Arab world have been reaching out to the poor and the needy in the developing world.

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February 27, 2014

Making Waves: In Hunt For Invisibility, Other Benefits

A new way of assembling things, called metamaterials, may in the not too distant future help to protect a building from earthquakes by bending seismic waves around it

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January 2, 2014

Invertebrates

Invertebrates are animal species that do not possess or develop a vertebral column,

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December 12, 2013

Jaws!!!

jaws explained!

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October 31, 2013

The Wheel!

A wheel is a circular component that is intended to rotate on an axial bearing.

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October 17, 2013

Snoring

Just about everyone snores occasionally, but if snoring happens frequently it can affect the quantity and quality of your sleep and that of your family members and roommates.

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October 10, 2013

RFID Transmitters

Radio-frequency identification (RFID) is the wireless non-contact use of radio-frequency electromagnetic fields to transfer data, for the purposes of automatically identifying and tracking tags attached to objects.

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August 29, 2013

What Happened This Year?

The Moon Sighting Controversy By Adil James, TMO This year we learned that the death of the moon sighting controversy had been proclaimed too early.  For several years those who insist on physical sighting and those who use the calculations of the Fiqh Council of North America had begun and ended Ramadan largely simultaneously.  This […]

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July 18, 2013

FCNA Decides Ramadan Dates

FCNA Press Release The First day of Ramadan will be Tuesday, July 9, 2013 and Eid al-Fitr on Thursday, August 8, 2013,  insha’Allah “O you who believe, fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that you may (learn) self-restraint.” Qur’an 2:183 (May 31, 2013) The Fiqh Council of North […]

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June 6, 2013

Anaesthesia

Anesthesia (ănĭsthē’zhə) [Gr.,=insensibility], loss of sensation, especially that of pain, induced by drugs, especially as a means of facilitating safe surgical procedures. Early modern medical anesthesia dates to experiments with nitrous oxide (laughing gas) by Sir Humphry Davy of England and the dentist Horace Wells of the United States. Ether came into general use as […]

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May 23, 2013

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