Author Archives: Muhammad Israr

Blog 1

How did we come up with the names and positions of the constellations in the night sky? This is a question I will be answering in this blog, and I hope to contribute to the diverse themes presented in the book. My focus is on the Arabic contribution to the naming of the stars and […] Continue reading

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The start of my Journey

Greetings, My name is Muhammad Israr. I have a long-standing interest in night sky photography, which led me to take this class. Additionally, as someone who enjoys reading about history, I’m particularly fascinated by the ancient Muslim astronomers. Their legacy inspires me as I study astronomy at Vanderbilt University, exploring the universe and pursuing my […] Continue reading

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