MRI scans can predict suicidal tendencies with more than 90% accuracy.
NASA is planning to detect the source of gravitational waves using an instrument based on lobsters’ eyes.
The Hubble telescope has detected a giant exoplanet where temperatures reach 5000 °F and it snows titanium dioxide, the active ingredient in sunscreen.
Japan has the world’s highest concentration of vending machines: one for every 23 people.
New Zealand is to introduce legislation to stop foreigners other than Australians from buying houses there.
To coincide with Halloween, the US Food and Drug Administration has warned that eating too much black liquorice is dangerous for the over-40s.