The desk where Charles Dickens wrote Great Expectations is finally on public display thanks to a £780,000 grant.
A collection of costumes and props from hit US drama Mad Men is donated to the Smithsonian National Museum of American History.
A light bulb made with graphene - said by its UK developers to be the first commercially viable consumer product using the super-strong carbon - is to go on sale later this year.
Reviving the only concert piano in a territory of 1.8m people
Putting the mum into mumbo-jumbo around the world
How a man and a lioness embrace every day
Is Cadbury's chocolate different in different countries?
The country where you can pick a tax rate - and even pay in rams
Why expensive cars are less likely to stop at crossings