One in eight American adults is an alcoholic.
South Korea is the most automated country on the planet, with one robot worker for every 19 human employees.
A man sunbathing naked on his patio was rushed to hospital in Ipswich after a seagull bit off and flew away with his right testicle, mistaking it for a bird’s egg.
A Kenyan company is mixing human excrement with molasses to make flammable briquettes used for cooking and heating.
Genetically engineered pigs could soon become organ donors for humans.
A 106-year-old piece of fruitcake, probably once belonging to Captain Scott and in ‘excellent condition’, has been found in the oldest hut in Antarctica.