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Time for an Arab astronomy renaissance

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Arab Muslim countries need a new generation of observatories to rejoin the forefront of the field, says Nidhal Guessoum.

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  1. Nidhal Guessoum is professor of physics and astronomy at the American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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