Sitting in the scenic Tyrol region, the city of Innsbruck offers oodles of outdoor fun, and lively nightlife.
Surrounded by snow capped mountains, there are several ski areas in the area to choose from, including Axamer Lizum, Igls and the Stubai Glacier.
Nordpark is the closest to Innsbruck itself; thrill-seekers can go from city centre to ski slope in just 20 minutes by taking the funicular railway then cable car. But be warned the ski area boasts one of the steepest runs in the Alps!
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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