Iran’s Historic City Yazd Inscribed as UNESCO Heritage Site

Iran’s Historic City Yazd  Inscribed as UNESCO Heritage Site شنبه 24 تیر 1396 - 23:38

UNESCO has placed the city of Yazd in Iran on World Heritage List.

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Norooz Places on UNESCO Intangible Heritage List

Norooz, or the Persian New Year and the traditional Iranian festival of spring, has been inscribed on UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage List.

Sunday Night 'Supermoon', Best Photos from around the World

Early Monday morning or evening, depending on where you live, the largest full moon of the year, called the supermoon, shined its biggest and brightest in nearly 70 years.

World CO2 Emissions Stay Flat for 3rd Year

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Microscopic Images Reveal the Hidden Beauty around Us

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International Pottery Museum Opens in Lalejin

Members of the World Crafts Council travelled to Hamedan to celebrate the global recognition of the city and its museum.

Tokyo Olympic Medals Will be Made From E-Waste

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IAU Amadai Museum can be compared with World-Famous Museums

The Amadai museum, opened earlier this year by Dr. Mirzadeh, is turning into a major tourist attraction.

April 13, Attar of Nishapur Commemoration Day

April 13, (Farvardin 25) commemorates Attar of Nishapur, Persian Muslim, poet, theoretician of Sufism, and hagiographer.

Air Pollution Causes 5.5 Million Deaths Worldwide Annually

According to new research, more than 5.5 million people die annually due to both outdoor and household air pollution -- one of the leading global risk factors for disease.

An Astronomical Masterpiece:

Norooz and the Spring Equinox

The Iranian year will change on Sunday at 8 am on March 20, 2016, (Farvardin 1, 1395). The event marks Norooz, which has been devised based on a remarkable scientific and astronomical basis.

S & R IAU Holds Conference Celebrating Nowruz

Islamic Azad University’s conference celebrating the advent of the Iranian New Year has been held by the presence of outstanding figures in Science and Research branch.


To Unplug or not to Unplug?

Based on recent studies, it is best if phones are charged once every 24 hours, and the easiest time to do that is overnight.

IAU to be Tehran’s Green Belt

The president of Islamic Azad University has provided arboricultural guidelines in a new circular.

The Telephone Becomes 140 Years Old

The invention of telephone is considered as one of the most important events in human history. 140 years ago, on this day,, Alexander Graham Bell made the first call on the phone he invented.

Iranians celebrate Yalda, the Winter Solstice

“The true morning will not come, until the Yalda Night is gone," the great 13th century Persian poet Sa'di writes.

Canadian Photographer Creates Stunning Snowflake Photos

The Canadian photographer has spent 2,500 hours of work over five years to produce stunning images of snowflakes which are invisible to the naked eye.

"Hide and Seek" Depicts Human Loneliness in Technology

Kamil Kotarba believes that mobile phones have changed our personal and social life forever. Smartphones have become an inseparable part of our everyday lives, no matter we are in street, on subway, in park, or at home.

IAU Determined to Strengthen National & International Cultural Cooperation

Islamic Azad University and the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization have signed a cooperation Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in order to develop research, scientific, and cultural collaboration and also reach common goals.

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