One in 12 of us have the urge to compulsively buy, according to psychiatrists at the University of Iowa. However, this tends to be limited to countries with market-based economies.
Some antidepressants apparently cool the urge to spend. Doctors at the Clinical Hospital Centre Zagbreb-Croatia have used fluvoxamine successfully.
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.
Confused Apple customers are finding coins in their MacBooks.
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