Alhacen


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an Egyptian polymath (born in Iraq) whose research in geometry and optics was influential into the 17th century

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At least 52 of the victims were children, said Alhacen, who heads a nongovernmental organization called Aghirin Man in Arlit, 120 miles south of the border.
It was really horrible, the worst day of my life RESCUE WORKER ALMOUSTAPHA ALHACEN
We had no idea what to expect because we didn't know how many people had been in the vehicles," Alhacen said.
Almoustapha Alhacen, from local aid organisation Aghir In'man, confirmed the death toll and gave a graphic account of discovering the bodies.
Almoustapha Alhacen, who heads Arlit's environmental and human rights campaign Aghir in'Man, told the audience: "With each passing day, the contamination of our villages intensifies, while Areva continues to make hundreds of millions by extracting our resources.
Alhacen on refraction; a critical edition, with English translation and commentary, of book 7 of Alhacen's De Aspectibus, the medieval Latin version of Ibn Al-Haytham's Kitab al-Manazir; v.
Alhacen, 2001, Alhacen's Theory of Visual Perception, trad.