In the £6.2bn round of savings, the Department of Culture Media and Sport was told to cut back £88m.
The government has also pulled the plug on the planned £25m visitor centre at Stonehenge. The UK Film Council, which costs £15m a year and employs 75 people, is going, along with 15 other bodies, including the Museums, Libraries and Archives Council.
The BBC licence fee is to be frozen for the next six years.
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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