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QUIZ - Who is considered as father of optics, pioneer of scientific method , experimental physics, and the considered the "first scientist" ?

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Asked by truth exposed, 07 Nov '12 10:19 pm
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Rayhn al-Brn considered the "first anthropologist" and father of Indology .... scientist, father of optics, pioneer of scientific method and experimental physics.
Answered by LIPSIKA, 07 Nov '12 10:53 pm

 
  
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Abu 'Ali Al-Hasan bin Al-Haytham (965-1040 C.E.) was one of the most eminent physicists, whose contributions to optics and scientific methods are outstanding. Known in the West as Alhazen, Ibn Al-Haytham was born in 965 CE in Basrah, and was educated in Basrah and Baghdad. Thereafter, he went to Egypt, where he was asked to find ways of controlling the flood of the Nile
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Answered by anil garg, 07 Nov '12 10:26 pm

 
  
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Alhazen !
Answered by Red label, 07 Nov '12 10:23 pm

 
  
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Must have been some Arab. Otherwise you would not have asked this question
Answered by Vikram, 07 Nov '12 10:30 pm

 
  
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Rayhn al-Brn
Answered by aflatoon, 08 Nov '12 10:00 am

 
  
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