Best Muslim Scientists: Abū ʿAlī al-Ḥusayn

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Accenna, Latinized form of Ibn-Sīnā, Arabic full name Abū ʿAlī al-Ḥusayn ibn ʿAbd Allāh ibn Al-Hasan ibn Ali ibn Sīnā, was born in 980 CE and was a Persian Polymath who was recognized as one of the most brilliant minds in that era (Islamic Golden Age).

Ibn- Sīnā worked on 450 projects, and 240 of those works included work and medicine.

One of his most famous projects (The Book of Healing) became a standard medical guide at many universities during that era and was used until the 16th century.

He also contributed to astronomy, as well as geology, mathematics, physics and geography.

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