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Who is Piri Reis?

Piri Reis 1465/70, Gallipoli – 1554, Cairo), Ottoman Turk sailor and cartographer. His real name is Muhyiddin Piri Bey. His identity card is Ahmet ibn-i al-Hac Mehmet El Karamani. World maps showing America and the Kitab-ı [...]

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Who is Al-Jazari?

Ebû'l İz İsmail İbni Rezzaz El Cezerî (born 1136, Cizre, Şırnak; died 1206, Cizre) is a Muslim Arab, hezarfen, inventor and engineer who worked in the Golden Age of Islam. The first steps of cybernetics [...]