For women it's the best way to cover up your legs instead of wearing tights or adopting that long-fitting top into a skimpy dress. They've fast become a fashion staple for most women and an excellent alternative for jeans.
However, the lads just don't see it. All they see is all girls' lumps and bumps laid bare, with girls wearing them no matter what their size or shape leading to many a sausage leg on the dancefloor.
At best they take out all the mystery as the lady's contours are revealed for all to see.
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.