Combining both an environmental plea and a magical piece of entertainment, Wall-E is one of the greatest animated films of all time and a brilliant addition to the sci-fi genre.
The titular character is a waste-disposal robot who is left on Earth to clean up when all the humans have evacuated the barren planet. Then he falls in love with another robot and follows her into outer space, inadvertently changing the fate of the human race.
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.