Based on the best-selling novel by Clive Cussler, the film was a bigger shipwreck than the vessel it fictionally tried to raise.
The poorly adapted film version was greeted by immense criticism and was nominated for three Golden Raspberry Awards.
Cussler was said to be so disgusted by the film, which was such a box office flop it failed to recoup most of its estimated $40 million budget, that for years he refused to allow a Hollywood adaptation of his works.
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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