Although his album 'Bad' didn't match the success of 'Thriller', it still produced iconic tracks such as 'Man in the Mirror'. However it was his greatest hits album 'History' that flourished. New tracks included 'Scream', a collaboration with his sister Janet.
Not only is 'History' the best-selling multiple-disc album of all-time, with 18 million copies, it spawned one his most famous world tours when in 1996 when he performed in 82 shows across 58 cities.
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.