In September Northern Rock, Britain's fifth-biggest mortgage lender, was granted emergency funding by the Bank of England after finding itself unable to secure loans from elsewhere.
The news leads to the first run on a British bank for more than a century as thousands of depositors queue to get their money out. Billions were withdrawn within hours. The crisis only passes when Chancellor Alistair Darling agrees to guarantee all savings after injecting billions into the fledging company.
Fragile golden and silver scrolls believed to be “spells” to invoke good or evil spirits were unearthed with ancient skeleton in Serbia.
Stress of moving house can help boost memory, a recent research has found.
The prenup house, made of carbon fibre elements and semi-transparent wooden layer, can be split in two if marriage doesn’t work.
De-extinction of mammoths through DNA sequencing and genome editing can help restore the grassland system, scientists have claimed.
Faraday cage wetsuit prevents sharks from detecting tiny electrical signals from divers’ muscles.
In 30 years, humans will be able to upload their entire minds to computers and become digitally immortal, Google has predicted
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