Europe

Scientists to build a new prototype nuclear fusion reactor

If successful, the project could be the answer to the world’s clean energy needs.

Europe

Star attraction: Mysteries of the sun on full display

Exhibition at London's Science Museum looks at how the sun and its energy have been a fascination for us for ages.

Al Jazeera World

Living with Multiple Sclerosis in Egypt

Thousands of Egyptians suffer from multiple sclerosis but are often wrongly diagnosed or can’t afford treatment.

Europe

Scientists in Italy set out to discover 'dark matter'

If they're successful, physicists will be able to identify invisible objects in the universe.

Asia

India plans face recognition technology to decongest airports

The proposal says passengers will be verified by being photographed at every stage of the check-in process.

India plans face recognition technology to decongest airports

Space

Moon missions in five years: Bezos' Blue Origin sets sights high

Lunar lander, which is still in conceptual design phase, aims to provide reusable access to the moon's surface.

Moon missions in five years: Bezos' Blue Origin sets sights high

Al Jazeera Documentaries

Inside Facebook: Secrets of the Social Network

From violence to hate speech, self-harm to child abuse, is Facebook putting profit before safety?

Science & Technology

Second female Nobel laureate this week: Nobel prize for chemistry

Frances Arnold, George Smith and Gregory Winter worked on proteins that 'solve humankind's chemical problems'.

Second female Nobel laureate this week: Nobel prize for chemistry

Science & Technology

Physics Nobel goes to 3 laser scientists for tools made of light

A trio of American, French and Canadian scientists won the prize for breakthroughs in laser technology.

Physics Nobel goes to 3 laser scientists for tools made of light

Facebook

Facebook says nearly 50 million user accounts breached in attack

The hack is the latest setback for Facebook during a year of tumult for the global social media network.

Facebook says nearly 50 million user accounts breached in attack

US & Canada

Google marks 20th anniversary

What began as a simple search engine is now a revolutionary technology giant, but its power and involvement in our lives has also led to concerns about things like privacy.

Google

Google, the company that 'knows everything', turns 20

What started out as a search engine has turned into one of the most influential companies in the world.

Privacy & Surveillance

UK intelligence agencies illegally spied on privacy organisation

Spies collected and examined data of Privacy International as part of mass surveillance activities.

UK intelligence agencies illegally spied on privacy organisation

United States

Meet Yusaku Maezawa, first SpaceX moon tourist

The first private passenger on a commercial trip around the moon will be Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa.

Business & Economy

Cyber Scams: A Multi Million Dollar Business

Al Jazeera speaks to cybercrime expert Ken Gamble to find out when an offer is too good to be true.