A short video clip where Dr. Keith L. Moore talks about bone development and the formation of muscular tissue in the embryo with reference to the Qur’anic terms ’izam (skeleton, bones) and lahm (muscles, flesh). Moore also answers the question of which “appears” first, the bones or muscle.
Dr. Moore is a professor emeritus in the Division of Anatomy within the Department of Surgery’s Faculty of Medicine, at the University of Toronto, Canada. He has contributed to numerous publications and texts, which include The Developing Human and Before We are Born. This video clip is from Embryology in the Qur’an by Dr. Keith Moore, 8th May 1990, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA.
- Embryology in the Qur’an: Fetus acquires a skeleton (islampapers.com)
- Embryology in the Qur’an – Correlation Studies with Modern Embryology (islampapers.com)
- Embryology in the Qur’an: Human Development in the first 40 days (islampapers.com)
- Human Development after the 42nd day (islampapers.com)