Mantis - Two Tonne Turbo Diesel Hexapod Walking Machine. This would be great for some post-apocalyptic exploration - if only it wasn't so slow! Just gotta make it bulletproof and mount a few mini guns on it.
Titanic violin found: Auctioneers Henry Aldridge & Son say an instrument unearthed in 2006 is the violin that was played by bandmaster Wallace Hartley, of the Titanic, as the ocean liner sank. He and his band perished in the disaster.
Never one to shy away from a photocall opportunity, Russia's President Vladimir Putin lies on the snow during a walk with dogs in Moscow. Putin walked with Bulgarian shepherd and Akita Inu breed of dogs.