On Downstream: Silk Road trial and Dark Web

A look at Silk Road trial, failure to land SpaceX rocket safely, and other science and technology stories.


    Al Jazeera's Science and Technology Editor Tarek Bazley looks at the week's top stories from the world of science and technology.

    This week: the Silk Road trial begins, but what effect has it had of the Dark Web?

    And as SpaceX's rocket fails to land safely, we look at state of Russia's science and space industry, new ion beam-bending tech help kill cancer, and vaccine chillers in Senegal.



    Why some African Americans are moving to Africa

    Escaping systemic racism: Why I quit New York for Accra

    African-Americans are returning to the lands of their ancestors as life becomes precarious and dangerous in the USA.

    What happens when the US government shuts down?

    The US government has shut down. What happens next?

    US federal government begins partial shutdown after Senate blocks short-term spending bill. What happens next?

    Why is the West praising Malala, but ignoring Ahed?

    Why is the West praising Malala, but ignoring Ahed?

    Is an empowered Palestinian girl not worthy of Western feminist admiration?