Broadcast Media Coverage

  1. “Medieval Mosques Illuminated by Math” All Things Considered. National Public Radio (2007).
  2. “Advanced geometry of Islamic art” The World Today. British Broadcasting Corporation (2007).
  3. “Advanced Stone-Polishing Techniques Employed Earlier Than Thought” All Things Considered. National Public Radio (2005).

Print Media Coverage

  1. “Rock stars” Sydney Morning Herald [Australia] (2010).
  2. “The Tiles of Infinity” Saudi Aramco World (2009).
  3. “Exotic Quasicrystal May Represent New Type of Mineral” Scientific American (2009).
  4. “Top 100 Science Stories of 2007: 59. Medieval Mosque Shows Amazing Math Discovery” Discover (2008).
  5. “Moderne Mathematik in islamischen Ornamenten” Spektrum der Wissenschaft [Germany] (2007).
  6. “L’art des mosquées devance les maths” El Watan [Algeria] (2007).
  7. “Cinq siècles d’avance !” Pour la Science [France] (2007).
  8. “Quasikristalline islamische Muster” Spektrum der Wissenschaft [Germany] (2007).
  9. “Higher Math From Medieval Islam” Newsweek (2007).
  10. “Islamische Ornamente” Neue Zürcher Zeitung [Switzerland] (2007).
  11. “Matematiker avslöjade koden till islamska mönster” Dagens Nyheter [Sweden] (2007).
  12. “Virtuoos vlechtwerk” NRC Handlesblad [The Netherlands] (2007).
  13. “Mathematik und Kunst beim Plattenlegen” Neue Zürcher Zeitung [Switzerland] (2007).
  14. “Medieval Islamic architecture presages 20th century mathematics” Harvard Gazette (2007).
  15. “Kvazikristalna geometrija” Feral Tribune [Croatia] (2007).
  16. “Amazing maths of the mosaic makers” The Times [UK] (2007).
  17. “Ancient Islamic Penrose Tiles ” Science News (2007).
  18. “Angewandte Mathematik: Das Geheimnis der Girih” Spektrum der Wissenschaft [Germany] (2007).
  19. “Das Geheimnis der islamischen Kachelmosaike” Bild der Wissenschaft [Germany] (2007).
  20. “Designs from Islamic artists streets ahead of West” New Zealand Herald (2007).
  21. “Geometrische Schönheiten” Berliner Zeitung [Germany] (2007).
  22. “Il segreto dell’architettura islamica medioevale ‘Usa formule matematiche del XX secolo’” La Repubblica [Italy] (2007).
  23. “In Medieval Architecture, Signs of Advanced Math” The New York Times (2007).
  24. “Islamic Artisans Constructed Exotic Nonrepeating Pattern 500 Years Before Mathematicians” Scientific American (2007).
  25. “Islamic artists were 500 years ahead of Western scientists” The Independent [UK] (2007).
  26. “Islamic tilers may have led scientific field” The Daily Telegraph [UK] (2007).
  27. “Islamic tiles reveal sophisticated maths” Nature (2007).
  28. “Islamische Kunst: Fliesen verblüffen Mathematiker” Focus [Germany] (2007).
  29. “Islamisk kunst forud for sin tid” Politiken [Denmark] (2007).
  30. “Los mosaicos árabes, geometrı́a de avanzada” La Nacion [Argentina] (2007).
  31. “Matemática muito ’à frente’ explica mosaicos islâmicos” Diario de Noticias [Portugal] (2007).
  32. “Medieval Islamic artists made amazing maths breakthrough” Gulf News [United Arab Emirates] (2007).
  33. “Medieval Islamic tiling reveals mathematical savvy” New Scientist (2007).
  34. “Medieval math feat” The Telegraph [Calcutta, India] (2007).
  35. “Medieval Muslims made stunning math breakthrough” Today’s Zaman [Turkey] (2007).
  36. “Medieval Muslims made stunning maths breakthrough” The Times of India (2007).
  37. “Modern mathematicians are 500 years behind” The Globe and Mail [Canada] (2007).
  38. “Moschee-Baumeister waren westlichen Mathematikern 500 Jahre voraus” Der Spiegel [Germany] (2007).
  39. “Muslim Tile Patterns Show Math Prowess” The Washington Post (2007).
  40. “New light on ancient patterns; Sophisticated Islamic geometric designs in Iran predate Western discovery by 500 years” Chicago Tribune (2007).
  41. “Patterns of Islamic Genius Crystal Clear Centuries Ago” Sydney Morning Herald [Australia] (2007).
  42. “Puzzle der Unendlichkeit” Die Zeit [Germany] (2007).
  43. “Science imitates art?” The Boston Globe (2007).
  44. “Wzory zagubione na pół tysiąca lat” Gazeta Wyborcza [Poland] (2007).
  45. “이슬람 문양 규칙성 찾았다\textellipsis “4, 5개 단위로 묶으면 패턴”” dongA [South Korea] (2007).
  46. “Speed Limit Lifted on the Pace of Evolution” Science (2006).
  47. “Des haches polies au diamant” Pour la Science [France] (2005).
  48. “The high tech of prehistory” The Christian Science Monitor (2005).
  49. “Diamant und Korund in Chinas Jungsteinzeit” Neue Zürcher Zeitung [Switzerland] (2005).
  50. “Premiers diamantaires” Le Point [France] (2005).
  51. “Earliest use of diamonds by Chinese found” China Daily (2005).
  52. “In China, gems used as tools millennia earlier than thought” Harvard Gazette (2005).
  53. “In the Buff: Stone Age tools may have derived luster from diamond” Science News (2005).
  54. “Stone-Age tools” The Tribune [Chandigarh, India] (2005).
  55. “Premiers outils durs” La Recherche [France] (2005).
  56. “Steinzeitliche Diamantschleifer” Spektrum der Wissenschaft [Germany] (2005).
  57. “2500 Jahre alte Maschine aus China” Abenteuer Archaologie [Germany] (2004).
  58. “First Compound Machine Found In China” Popular Mechanics (2004).
  59. “Spirales chinoises” La Recherche [France] (2004).
  60. “Complex machine carved ancient rings” Nature (2004).
  61. “Ancient Chinese technical tango” Harvard Gazette (2004).
  62. “Anello cinese rivoluziona la storia della tecnologia” Corriere Della Sera [Italy] (2004).
  63. “Spiral ring reveals ancient complex machines” New Scientist (2004).
  64. “Uralte Feinmechanik” Bild der Wissenschaft [Germany] (2004).