Neil Young draws praise and criticism for lambasting oil industry and supporting indigenous land claims.
14 Jan 2014 10:34 GMT
Family and friends of Samer Issawi, on hunger strike for more than 200 days in Israeli jail, say he may die any moment.
13 Feb 2013 18:02 GMT | Israel
A modern texting app released in Canada allows indigenous people to communicate in their native languages.
02 Aug 2012 08:50 GMT | US & Canada, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United States
Obsessive use of the internet is changing the way people communicate and interact - even the way our brains function.
Renee Lewis | 17 Feb 2012 19:14 GMT | Science & Technology, US & Canada, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States
Steven Pinker, author of "The Better Angels of Our Nature", argues this may be the most peaceful era in human existence.
Renee Lewis | 30 Jan 2012 16:09 GMT | Israel
Two experiments at CERN could confirm or contradict everything scientists theorise about the nature of the universe.
Renee Lewis | 09 Jan 2012 19:57 GMT | Science & Technology, Italy, Japan
Cailliau's career at CERN spanned almost four decades, during which time he helped build the World Wide Web.
Renee Lewis | 14 Dec 2011 08:30 GMT | Science & Technology, US & Canada, Japan, United States
The majority of the world's trafficked people are in Southeast Asia, and about half of those are forced into sex work.
Renee Lewis | 27 Nov 2011 17:04 GMT | Australia, Thailand
A teacher struggles to help young people caught in a vicious cycle of drugs and violence in Mexico's Guerrero state.
Latin America, Mexico, Education
Al Jazeera investigates the shocking truth behind a deadly Israeli attack on a US naval vessel.
Israel, Politics, United States
TechKnow looks at the controversy surrounding psychedelic science and asks if a party drug can help cure trauma.
Health, PTSD, Drugs
Hungary's foreign minister defends the country's refugee policy and challenges Europe's "political correctness".
Refugees, Politics, Europe