Orwell's dystopian novel, famous for its portrayal of pervasive government surveillance and control, has its own ideas and concepts that are so powerful, in-depth and plausibly realistic, that they are commonly referred to in society today - such as the term Big Brother which was derived from the fictional regime created in '1984'.
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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