Attempting to prevent a total collapse of the economy, in April 2002 the Argentine government ordered the closure of all of the country's banks leading to mass rioting, to a point where some protesters were open fired on.
Tax evasion, rising unemployment levels and increasing public debt saw customers attempting to take out their money and convert it to dollars abroad. However when all banking and foreign transactions were vetoed further conflicts ensued.
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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