China’s rover finds mysterious minerals on the far side of the moon May 17, 2019 at 10:44PM

Early this year, China's Chang'e-4 lunar lander made history when it became the first spacecraft to touch down on the far side of the moon. Now, according to a study published in Nature, the lander's rover, Yutu-2, may have detected the first signs o… from Engadget RSS Feed https://engt.co/2YDbfRL via IFTTT

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On May 20th, the kilogram will no longer be defined by a lump in France May 17, 2019 at 09:18PM

On May 20th, World Metrology Day, the scientific community will officially change the definition of the kilogram. For 130 years, the kilo has been defined by a physical cylinder of platinum-iridium alloy, known as Le Grand K and stored in a vault out… from Engadget RSS Feed https://engt.co/2w7AU8M via IFTTT

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Scientists create a four-winged robot insect that flies with grace May 17, 2019 at 07:37PM

It's difficult to make an insect-like flying robot — realistic four-winged bots are typically too heavy, while lighter two-winged models tend to fly erratically. USC researchers have edged one step closer to the dream machine, however. They've cre… from Engadget RSS Feed https://engt.co/2w7pTUY via IFTTT

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