Founding of the Muslim Navy

Abd Allah ibn Sa'd ibn Abi Sarh, the governor of southern Egypt, founded the Muslim navy. Continue reading

Caliph Muawiyah I Founded the Umayyad dynasty

Caliph Muawiyah I founded the Muslim Umayyad Dynasty in 661 in Damascus, Syria. Continue reading

Dam In Continuous Use

A rock-filled dam on the Orontes River in Syria, is thought to be dated from 1300 BCE, thus being a dam still in continuous use. Continue reading

Plum Cultivation used in Medicinal Preparations

Several places have been cultivating plumes about 2000 years ago, places like the Andean Highlands (now Peru) and Caucasus area between the Black and Caspian seas, just to name two. Continue reading

Alchemists Distillation Apparatus

The Alchemists Distillation Apparatus was basically a double boiler, invented by Maria the Jewess (AKA: Miriam the Prophetess) who was an Alchemist. Continue reading

Dara Dam the First Arch Dam

On the present day border of Syria and Turkey, during the reign of Emperor Justinian, the Byzantine Romans built an arched dam called Dara Dam, circa 550 CE. Continue reading