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.



    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    What obstacles do young women in technology have to overcome to achieve their dreams? Play this retro game to find out.

    Heron Gate mass eviction: 'We never expected this in Canada'

    Hundreds face mass eviction in Canada's capital

    About 150 homes in one of Ottawa's most diverse and affordable communities are expected to be torn down in coming months

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    In 1959, a year before Nigeria's independence, a 23-year-old student helped colour the country's identity.