Iranian science – Safavid Empire

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Iranian science: A Safavid astrolabe from the 1600s AD New ideas come to Iran Iranian scientists in the Safavid Empire, and then in the country of Iran, were well placed to hear all about new ideas from both East and West. They learned  from China and India. Then they combined that with the news from the Ottoman [...]