Career criminal Travion Davis feared that the LAPD would recognise his distinctive clothes if he tried to rob a bank. So he stripped naked before his July 1993 raid, and made off with $15,000 in two shopping bags.
Not surprisingly, the sight of a naked man running down alleyways with bags of money aroused suspicion. He was eventually caught by the police, who pursued him over several fences before grabbing him by the... (well, you get the picture) and taking him into custody.
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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