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The first theory of evolution is 600 years older than Darwin. Nasīr al-Dīn Tūsī was a Persian polymath and prolific writer: An architect, astronomer, biologist, chemist, mathematician, philosopher, physician, physicist, scientist, theologian and Marja Taqleed.

The first theory of evolution is 600 years older than Darwin

He was of the Ismaili, and subsequently Twelver Shī‘ah, Islamic belief. The Muslim scholar Ibn Khaldun (1332–1406) considered Tusi to be the greatest of the later Persian scholars. Tusi has about 150 works, of which 25 are in Persian and the remaining are in Arabic, and there is one treatise in Persian, Arabic and Turkish. During his stay in Nishapur, Tusi established a reputation as an exceptional scholar. Tusi’s prose writings represent one of the largest collections by a single Islamic author. A Treatise on Astrolabe by Tusi, Isfahan 1505. In his Akhlaq-i-Nasri, Tusi put forward a basic theory of the evolution of species almost 600 years before Charles Darwin was born. 20 photos of the past you have never seen before. Are you the type of person that appreciates the old black and white photos of people and events from the past?

20 photos of the past you have never seen before

We have just the article for you. Human history is so rich thanks to the countless events that have helped shape civilization as we know it. 30 captivating historical photographs. "The way real men shave"? Wow. 36 Amazing Photos From History That Most People Have Never Seen Before. Le disque d'Euler : à regarder jusqu'au bout... Top 15 des selfies old school qui ont méchamment la classe, prends ça le jeune. 10 Rare Historical Photos. Time Travel: Glamorous Italians. Behind the scenes of a sex doll factory. Top 10 des paysages défiant la gravité de Cornelia Konrads. Grâce à de fins fils de métal, Cornelia Konrads change l'empilement de bûches ou de pierres, et ses installations rentrent en apesanteur !

Top 10 des paysages défiant la gravité de Cornelia Konrads

Partie d'une idée simple, l'allemande parvient à mettre une touche mystique dans les jardins et les parcs qui l'accueillent, et nous livre sa propre vision des lois physiques et de l'art : Rare Historical Photos. A boxing match on board the USS Oregon in 1897.

Rare Historical Photos

Albert Einstein looking fabulous. Here's his report card! Samurai taken between 1860 and 1880. A shell shocked reindeer looks on as World War II planes drop bombs on Russia in 1941 Roy O. and Walt Disney on the day they opened Disney Studios. Che Guevara. The Microsoft staff in 1978. The last known Tasmanian Tiger photographed in 1933. A different angle taken of "Tank Man," the man who stood against a line of tanks in Tiananmen Square.He is standing in the street between the tree trunk and the fleeing man.You can see the tanks approaching from the right. 1000px-Giza_pyramid_complex_(map).svg.png (1000×978) 601019_485700901499619_1837072965_n.jpg (500×378) Sirius : l'extraterrestre humanoïde d'Atacama est une énigme médicale - Sciences-Mag. Certains scientifiques pensent que les extraterrestres existent.

Sirius : l'extraterrestre humanoïde d'Atacama est une énigme médicale - Sciences-Mag

Pour le prouver et le révéler au monde entier, le Dr. Steeve Greer a fait appel à la science pour tenter de savoir qui était Ata, un humanoïde de 15 cm retrouvé dans le désert d’Atacama au Chili il y a une dizaine d’année. Et les résultats sont étonnants ! Sirius, un documentaire pour révéler l’existence des extraterrestres Sirius est le nom du documentaire réalisé par Amardeep Kaleka sur la base des travaux du Docteur Greer. La bande-annonce du documentaire Sirius : Ata, l’humanoïde d’Atacama Ata, a tout de l’image que nous nous faisons des extraterrestres. Ata, l’énigme médicale Pour Garry Nolan, directeur du département des cellules souches à l’école de médecine de l’université de Stanford en Californie, Ata est un mystère. Conclusion Sirius n’apporte pas de preuve définitive, irréfutable et scientifique de l’existence d’extraterrestre sur Terre. En savoir plus Le site du documentaire Sirius. Portraits of 4 sisters every year for 36 years, 1975 – 2010 [36 pictures] In 1975, photographer Nicholas Nixon took a picture of his wife and her 3 sisters, who at the time ranged in age from 15 to 25.

Portraits of 4 sisters every year for 36 years, 1975 – 2010 [36 pictures]

Then he did it again the next year and suggested that they make it an annual tradition. The women agreed and they have all consistently been a part of the remarkable project now for going on 40 years. In each photo, the Brown Sisters pose in the same order — Heather, Mimi, Bebe, and Laurie… Update… Rare Historical Photos Pt. 4 [18 Pics] Rare Historical Photos Pt. 4 [18 Pics] Oct 29 2012 Another roundup of the popular historical series of posts that we do.

Rare Historical Photos Pt. 4 [18 Pics]

You can find the previous post here, and the start of the series here. Archduke Franz Ferdinand with his wife on the day they were assassinated by Gavrilo Princip. Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (June 28, 1914). Bill (Clinton) & Hillary playing volleyball in Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA. 1975. 106-year old Armenian woman protecting her home with an AK-47. 1990. The first photo upon discovery of Machu Picchu, 1912. A tornado that hit Carswell AFB on Sept 1, 1952 caused massive damage to most of the B-36 fleet. Niels Bohr and Albert Einstein at the Bohr-Einstein debates over quantum mechanics.