It seems you can't turn on the TV these days without finding some sort of reality TV talent contest. But while the contestants are dreaming of fame and riches, the reality of reality shows is that you are more likely to be a one hit wonder!
A new survey has polled the nation to find the biggest let downs after the hype has subsided.
All male band One True Voice was created alongside the female winners, who became, super hit girl group Girls Aloud in 'Popstars: The Rivals'. But unlike the phenomenal success of their female counterparts, One True Voice failed to live up to expectations and split in August 2003.
22,000 people agreed to clean toilets for WiFi because they did not read the terms.
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.