Achievements: 20 Muslim Inventions that Shaped Our World

The crank-shaft, one of the most critical mechanical inventions of all time, cenThe crank-shafttral to the automobile engine, was created by an ingenious Muslim engineer called al-Jazari. His device could elevate water for irrigation around the year 1200. His Book of Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices documents his inventive uses for valves and pistons, mechanical clocks and the first-ever combination lock. He is called the father of robotics….more: PULSE.COM.GH|BY PULSE