Sometimes, theres nothing more frightening than intelligence - especially when coupled with a cannibalistic appetite for human flesh.
Supposedly just limiting himself to rude folk, Hannibal Lecter (an increasingly over the top Anthony Hopkins) still proved a consistently menacing presence to any of us with meat to spare.
Killer line: "A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice chianti."
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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