AGE WELL

Quest for a Long Life Gains Scientific Respect By NICHOLAS WADE Published: September 28, 2009 BOSTON — Who would have thought it? The quest for eternal life, or at least prolonged youthfulness, has now migrated from the outer fringes of alternative medicine to the halls of Harvard Medical School. Enlarge This Image Robert Spencer for … Continue reading AGE WELL

Being American — and Muslim

By Shireen Khan Friday, Apr. 04, 2008Shireen Khan rides a bus in New York City. Nicholas Hegel McClelland for TIME.comIt was evening rush hour in New York City. 42nd St. was packed, and I was hoping I would make the bus. His voice came out ofthe crowd. Muslim in America "Take that rag off!"Huh?In my … Continue reading Being American — and Muslim

Gaddafi on Obama, Israel and Iran

Exclusive Interview: Gaddafi on Obama, Israel and Iran By Michael Elliott and Romesh Ratnesar Friday, Sep. 25, 2009 Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi Marc Asnin / Redux for TIME PrintReprints var artId= "1926125"; var chn = "world"; var contType = "article"; Email TwitterLinkedIntime:http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1926125,00.htmlBuzz up! (3)Facebook MORE... Add to my: del.icio.usTechnoratiredditGoogle BookmarksMixxStumbleUpon Blog this on: TypePadLiveJournalBlogger<!--li class="wordpress">WordPress</li -->MySpace … Continue reading Gaddafi on Obama, Israel and Iran

Indian spacecraft finds water on the moon

By  IANSThursday,24 September 2009, 14:48 hrs Comment(20) Print Forward Bangalore: In asensational scientific discovery, India's maiden lunar missionChandrayaan-1 has found evidence of water on the moon."The moon has distinct signatures of water," top American scientist Carle Pieters confirmed Thursday. "The evidence of water molecules on the surface of the moon was foundby the moon mineralogy mapper … Continue reading Indian spacecraft finds water on the moon

Water on Moon

24/09/2009Chandrayaan-1 spotted water on moon : ReportBangalore/Chennai: In a sensational scientific discovery, India's maiden lunar mission Chandrayaan-1 has found evidence of water on the moon. "The moon has distinct signatures of water," top American scientist Carle Pieters confirmed Thursday."The evidence of water molecules on the surface of the moon was found by the moon mineralogy … Continue reading Water on Moon

Islam and Education

Tuesday, September 15, 2009 Islam and Education Islam is the religion of peace, and it is one of the most sacred and trustworthy religions and in Islam to seek knowledge is a sacred duty, it is obligatory on every Muslim, male and female. The first word revealed of the Qur’an was "Iqra" READ! Seek knowledge! … Continue reading Islam and Education

Va. synagogue doubles as mosque during Ramadan

(AP) – 10 hours ago RESTON, Va. — On Friday afternoons, the people coming to pray at this building take off their shoes, unfurl rugs to kneel on and pray in Arabic. The ones that come Friday evenings put on yarmulkes, light candles and pray in Hebrew.The building is a synagogue on a tree-lined street … Continue reading Va. synagogue doubles as mosque during Ramadan

Refurbished Hubble Space Telescope returns new images

September 9, 2009 | 6 comments   CLICK TO ENLARGE + NASA, ESA, and the Hubble SM4 ERO Team The Butterfly nebula, formally designated NGC 6302, is a planetary nebula roughly 3,800 light-years from the sun. The term planetary nebula is something of a misnomer, which arises from the fact that they are often round … Continue reading Refurbished Hubble Space Telescope returns new images

India’s first Islamic bank to start in Kerala by 2010

India's first Islamic bank to start in Kerala by 2010Last updated on: September 01, 2009 20:26 ISTTags: Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation, MA Yusuf Ali, Shai'ah Supervisory Board, Ernst & Young, Standard & ChartedEmail this Save to My Page <!-- Write aComment -->The first Islamic bank in the country with active involvement of the Kerala [ … Continue reading India’s first Islamic bank to start in Kerala by 2010