Muslim Student At DC March

Muslim Student At DC March Is Shepard Fairey’s Poster Come To Life SHARE TWEET PIN-IT 5 Comments Bookmark ByALLEGRA KIRKLANDPublishedJANUARY 21, 2017, 3:39 PM EDT 4815 Views   WASHINGTON — Nour Obeidallah bought her American flag hijab long before she decided to attend the Women’s March on Washington. Wearing it on Saturday, with a cardboard cutout […]

How to Draw with Math

How to Draw with Math The regularity of natural patterns can lead artists to use mathematical concepts in works of art By Hamid Naderi Yeganeh on January 9, 2017     Credit: Hamid Naderi Yeganeh Mathematics can help us to draw real-life objects. The regularity of natural patterns can lead artists to use mathematical concepts in works […]

Reading the scroll from En-Gedi

From damage to discovery via virtual unwrapping: Reading the scroll from En-Gedi William Brent Seales1,*,  Clifford Seth Parker1,  Michael Segal2,  Emanuel Tov2,  Pnina Shor3 and  Yosef Porath3 + Author Affiliations ↵*Corresponding author. Email: seales@uky.edu   Science Advances  21 Sep 2016:Vol. 2, no. 9, e1601247DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1601247 Article Figures & Data Info & Metrics eLetters  PDF Abstract Computer imaging techniques are […]

Carbon Capture Breakthrough by an Indian company

Indian firm makes carbon capture breakthrough Carbonclean is turning planet-heating emissions into profit by converting CO2 into baking soda – and could lock up 60,000 tonnes of CO2 a year    Tuticorin thermal power station near the port of Thoothukudi on the Bay of Bengal, southern India. The plant is said to be the first […]

Israeli rabbis have approved the practice of polygamy

Israeli rabbis have approved the practice of polygamy to counter what they believe is a demographic threat posed by Arab populations living in Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories. An expose by Channel 10, an Israeli broadcasting channel, revealed the practice was approved by the rabbinate that has actively encouraged and facilitated polygamy, claiming the practice […]