This 1973 yellow Robin Reliant, said to be one of six models used for filming the classic BBC show 'Only Fools and Horses', went for more than twice the estimate in February 2007.
Complete with the logo 'Trotters Independent Trading Co - New York, Paris, Peckham', the lucky buyer bagged a piece of TV history and a complementary sheepskin coat, flat cap, market keeper's suitcase and a 'genuine' bottle of Peckham spring water.
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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