The much sought after statuette that caused all the trouble in John Huston’s film noir masterpiece The Maltese Falcon starring Humphrey Bogart sold millions making it one of the most expensive pieces of film history. In the classic film, men are prepared to kill for it. While that feat wasn't quite matched at the auction, the seller certainly made a killing of sorts.
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Scientists are appealing for more people to donate their brains for research after they die.
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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.