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1001 Inventions

Issue No. 2199

The elephant clock

The elephant clock

This replica of a 12th century elephant clock is part of the 1001 Inventions free exhibition at the Science Museum in central London until 30 June. Refreshingly, it shows the contribution of Muslims to social, scientific and technological progress.

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Tue 27 Apr 2010, 18:51 BST
Issue No. 2199
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