This part of the video shows the Ismaili fort of Alamut and talks about Tusi‘s work there.
Physicist Jim Al-Khalili tells the story of the great leap in scientific knowledge that took place in the Islamic world between the 8th and 14th centuries.
Al-Khalili turns detective, hunting for clues that show how the scientific revolution that took place in the 16th and 17th centuries in Europe had its roots in the earlier world of medieval Islam.
Many quotes and excerpts on the topics of Science and Religion were made during the Golden Jubilee period of July 11th 2007 to December 13th 2008:
Golden Jubilee Quotes of Aga Khan IV on the subjects of Knowledge, Intellect, Creation, Education, Science and Religion, July 11 ’07 to Dec 13 ’08