Ken dumps Barbie over rainforest destruction

We've had Barbie the princess, Barbie the doctor, and now we've a new model - Barbie the evil tiger killer.

Team convinces subjects they're Barbie-doll sized

Scientists at Sweden's Karolinska Institutet have been messing with people's heads, convincing them that they're just a foot tall.

iPhone 4 is eBay's most popular item of the year

The iPhone 4 pipped Barbie to the post to become eBay's most-bought item this year.

Public votes to turn Barbie into a geek

Watch out, guys: in, ooh, about ten years time, you'll need to prepare for a female invasion.