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|Expansion of Islam, during and 40 years after Prophet Mohammed.||10/23/2006||789|
|Map showing the expansion of Ottoman Empire over 400 years.||10/19/2006||1,134|
|This is the headquarters for the Islamic Society of North America located in Plainfield Indiana. When Mike Tyson had finished serving his time for a rape conviction this was the first place he went to. It was a short drive since he had been incarcerated at the Plainfield Youth center. Which was not as it's name would imply a prison for youthful offenders but a high level security prison housing...||03/19/2007||357|
|Tomb of the prophet Mohammed, his daughter, Fatima and the caliph, Omar. Usually visited as part a pilgrimage to Mecca (or hajj). |
Masjid al-Nabawi or Mosque of the Prophet is the second holiest mosque in the Islamic world. The original mosque was built by Muhammad (SAAW). In the middle of the mosque is the shrine of the Prophet Muhammad(SAAW), known as Gumbad-e-Khizra or Dome of the Pro...
|A 1-4 km diameter asteroid splashed into the Southern Ocean, 1500 km SW of Chile at a time that saw the emergence of modern humans.|
The Eltanin crater is located in the Bellinghausen Sea, and occurred 2.15±0.5 Million years ago The Eltanin Impact Layer asteroidal debris found within that was first discovered as an Iridium anomaly in 1981. In 2004 a possible source crater was found und...
|Picture was taken before the road expansion construction back in 02/05. ||11/05/2005||936|
|This is the epicenter of the quake that destroyed the centuries old nearby mud fortress of Bam. More than 1500 people killed as unreinforced structures collapse.||07/31/2005||518|
|The present cathedral of Aarhus was constructed between 1449 and 1500. It is dedicated to the patron saint of sailors, St. Clemens.||03/12/2007||336|
|Probably a car factory in Germany. I am unable to identify the types of cars on the extensive parking lot. My rough estimate is about 1500 cars, although there are definitely more than 1000 cars.||09/11/2006||673|
|Eyup Sultan Mosque is located in Istanbul in the north end of Halic (the Golden Horn) in Eyup region. It is built where Hz Eyyubu El-Ensari (An important Islamic character) was thought to be buried, he was one of the first acceptors of Islam and died during the first Islamic siege of Istanbul in 688-669. A tomb and a mosque was built by the command of Mehmed the Conqueror. The first mosque was ...||07/17/2005||695|
|Kalmarsund, about 12 km from mainland, between Öland Island and the mainland. 7 Enron Wind 70/1500 turbines with together 10,5 MW engine power. They started in Dec. 2000, layouted in a line and stand on driven monopile in about 7-10 m waterdepth.||08/22/2005||453|
|The Temple of Apollo was constructed by the Greeks ca. 570 B.C. and is Sicily's oldest Doric temple. Since ancient times it has been used as a Byzantine church, an Islamic mosque, a Norman church and a Spanish barracks.||03/16/2006||546|