The 'Pop Idol' finalist received 71% of votes for the title of the biggest reality TV flops of all time, placing him at No 4.
After reaching the final 10 on the show, he had to pull out due to severe laryngitis. He was signed up by EMI, but later dropped. Never one to give up, Rik then formed his own band but his concert tour was cancelled after it was reported that only two tickets had sold.
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.