Julia Roberts won an Oscar and boosted Wonderbra sales with her performance as the real-life Erin Brockovich, who lead a fight for justice against American energy giant Pacific Gas and Electric Company. She went on to win $333 million in compensation for the victims of the contaminated drinking water.
The gutsy single mother turned legal crusader proved that brains and determination are the greatest weapons in life.
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.