Animated adventure Fantastic Mr Fox features a star studded Oscar-winning cast, including of George Clooney and Meryl Streep to name but a few.
To celebrate the release we take a look at some of the finest performances in animated films from actors that have been recognised by the film experts at the Academy.
From big blue genies to talking cars, take a look at the leading cast, as well as actors such as Johnny Depp, Brad Pitt and Tom Hanks that have breathed life into some of the most beloved characters in film.
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.