Faithfull's early work in pop and rock music in the 1960s was overshadowed by her struggle with drug abuse. The singer, whose relationship with Mick Jagger also fell to pot in the early 70s, lived on London's Soho streets for two years while she suffered from heroin addiction and anorexia nervosa.
She also admitted to having the disease hepatitis C on 'This Morning' and that she had first been diagnosed with the condition 12 years before.
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.
High levels of iron help prevent hearing loss, a study has claimed.
A software engineer has constructed a fingernail-sized engine made of paper and it totally works!
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