While 'Midnight's Children' may the trendy Rushdie title to own, 'The Satanic Verses', published seven years later in 1988 isn't the breeziest of reads. Dealing with Indian immigration in a dreamlike style, this caused public outrage, riots and even resulted in the deaths of those involved. Perhaps it is better to collect dust on the shelf.
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.