Peter Jones, the Dragons' Den entrepreneur, invested £75,000 of his own money into marketing the aspiring indie/pop band.
Hamfatter had mild chart success with a previous single but, fed up with record company offers that cut them out of true profits, they turned to the Den to strike a deal.
Their three-minute pitch consisted of a one-minute portion of their best song and a two-minute speech. In return for their services they handed over a 30% cut of their profits to the Dragon.
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.