My Sister's Keeper tells the story of 13-year-old Anna, who sues her parents for medical emancipation when she is expected to donate a kidney to her sister, Kate, who is dying from leukemia. Anna was conceived and born to be a compatible donor and help save Kate's life, but things get complicated when the latest operation may put Kate's life in danger and also have a serious impact on Anna's future too.
A number of libraries have tried to ban the book for a number of reasons; sexual explicity; offensive language; religious viewpoint; unsuited to age group; drugs; suicide; and violence.
Tools designed to ensure computer code in smart cars does not crash has been inspired by hungry penguins.
The rounded sleeping capsules send guests drifting into ocean before arriving on desert island by morning.
Sitting on the saddle activates the part of the brain responsible for learning, a study has claimed.
Scientists are appealing for more people to donate their brains for research after they die.
Life on Earth may have arrived from Mars on an asteroid, scientists have claimed.
Lunar mission scheduled at the end of 2017 could find out if beer can be brewed on the moon.
A bottle used to teach children how far litter can travel ended up on Scottish beach after 8,700-mile journey.
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