Tag: Space

Space: An unnatural place to live

As recent tragic events have shown, the most dangerous part of any space journey is take off. Trying to reach the speeds needed to escape Earth’s gravity is fraught with peril. But even once they reach space, astronauts are not out of danger. Instead they are exposed to a new set of risks which we are only just beginning to understand….more:.bbc.co.uk

Do they not contemplate within themselves? Allah has not created the heavens and the earth and what is between them except in truth and for a specified term. ..” more: Qur’an: 30

Time, Space and Everything in Between: The Astrophysics Quiz

standret/iStock/ThinkstockThe field of astrophysics covers some of the biggest questions about the universe. How did it form? What will happen to it? How do solar systems form? What are stars made of? Is time travel possible? Test your knowledge of astrophysics with this quiz.
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Russian astronaut :The brightest spots when seen from space were Makkah and Madinah

As part of the Association of Space Explorers (ASE) program during their 25th Assembly in Riyadh this week, four Russian astronauts came to visit the Prince Salman Science Oasis (PSSO) .

They told  Saudi students that while taking  pictures of cities from space, the brightest and most beautiful cities they saw were Makkah and Madinah, especially the spots in the centers of the two holy cities…more:  riyadhconnect