Soon came 'Pirates of the the Caribbean'. And despite fears that the movie would follow 'Cutthroat Island' down to Davy Jones' Locker, it performed exceptionally well, quickly rising over the $200 million mark in the US.
At the same time, 'Bend It Like Beckham', taking advantage of Keira's new-found kudos, had its release widened from 119 venues to 990.
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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