Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip actually met in 1939 when the Queen was just 13, seeing each other quite frequently at social occasions.
The prince proposed in 1946 and the date was set for the 20 November 1947.
The Queen wore an ivory silk dress with an interwoven flower design, encrusted with pearls and crystal.
The couple celebrated their Golden Jubilee in 1997.
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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