Believers in Islam are ordered to praise god through pondering in nature
Islam & Science
Seeking general knowledge and studying different sciences isn't a matter of killing time in Islam. It is rather considered an act of worship. Believers in Islam are ordered to praise God through pondering in nature, thinking about their environment in ways that would lead them both to appreciate the wonders of God, as well as invent, create and inhabit planet Earth.
In this series, we ponder some of the most striking phenomena modern science has disocvered and is attempting to study in nature.
| The Celestial Origin of Iron |
|These fundamental discoveries have led to the important conclusion that hydrogen nuclei are the basic building blocks from which all the other elements were...|
| The Faulted Earth |
|This Qur'anic verse comes in the context of an oath, while Allah (all glory be to Him) is definitely above giving such a pledge. Consequently, this is understood...|
| Which Ton is Heavier: Iron or Wood? |
|You might think the answer to this question is straight forward, but this is not the case. Archimedes’s law of floating bodies, which applies to both gases and liquids..|
| Foods Boosting Immunity |
|The fruits and vegetables mentioned in the following flash are just a simple example of the great bounties Allah has provided us with. Although they might just be so cheap...|
| Miracle Foods From Allah |
|The Qur'an (7:160) says, "Eat of the good foods We have provided for you." The question may arise: if Allah has provided us with so many good foods, why are so many..|
| Allah's Medicine Chest: Lemons |
|Lemons are just one example of the simple bounties Allah has provided us with. Although they may just be a "customary fruit," they contain flavanoids, which are...|