Daily Archive: May 16, 2018

Robotic Insect Finally Flies Wirelessly

[unable to retrieve full-text content] We’ve seen robot insects fly, land and even swim. But they weren’t doing that all by themselves. Until now, a tether of wires held them back. A group of...

Researchers Close In On Birthdate of First Stars

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) is not your standard, run-of-the-mill telescope. Instead, ALMA, which is located in the high-and-dry Atacama Desert of northern Chile, is a radio telescope...

What Makes A Hit Song?

[unable to retrieve full-text content] How successful would the 1968 hit “Hey Jude” be if not recorded by The Beatles? At over 7 minutes long, the song shattered the notion pop tunes need be...