1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn Al-Haytham

1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn Al-Haytham
Genre:
Animation, Short | Director: Ahmed Salim | Language: English | Length: unknown | Country: Global | Year: 2015 | Rating: N/A

‘1001 Inventions and the World of Ibn Al-Haytham’ is a new global campaign produced by 1001 Inventions and King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture in partnership with UNESCO and the International Year of Light 2015 to celebrate the 11th-century scientist Ibn al-Haytham, promoting light science and its applications for humanity. It is the fascinating story of a brave young scientist from 11th century Arabia.

1001 Inventions presents this new, first-of-its-kind experience exploring Ibn al-Haytham’s inspirational story, and introducing the birth of Light Science and Experimental Science to engage the public, particularly children and family audiences, in a simple yet highly interactive and spectacular way.

NCSCOS Essential Standards: 6.C.1.2, WH.H.2.5, WH.H.3.1

1001 Inventions and The Library of Secrets

1001 Inventions and The Library of Secrets
Genre: Short, Adventure | Director: Credit to 1001 Inventions, Jameel Foundation | Language: English | Length: 13 minutes | Country: Global | Year: 2010 | Rating: NR

Three school children visit a dusty library to research the story of ‘The Dark Ages’. What they find changes their world view dramatically as ingenious inventors and pioneers of science and culture are vividly brought to life.

Available for free streaming online here.

NCSCOS Essential Standards: 6.C.1.2, WH.H.2.5, WH.H.3.1