On Downstream: Solar flight, YouTube for kids and Roboy

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


    This week: We look at flying around the world on solar-power, a 15-minute Ebola lab test in a suitcase, what's behind YouTube's kid's app, whether streaming movies is legal, India's miracle village, registering 100 million SIM cards in Pakistan, and Roboy - a new and intelligent breed of robot.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera



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