One policyholder received quite a shock when, quietly minding their own business, they were alerted to screams for help from the street.
Bravely rushing out to assist, the driver threw the front door open, only to find a clearly terrified man hopping on the roof of their car.
All this, it transpired, was to escape the attentions of a rather large dog pawing frantically at the bonnet.
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.