Dying Tweets of Jade Rabbit Chinese Moon Rover

Episode 1056 (06:05)

The first Chinese moon rover, Jade Rabbit, has had a technical malfunction and they expect it to die in Space. They can't retract the solar panels during the 2 week lunar night, and they're afraid the batteries will die and will go away. But it has its own Twitter account, and the tweets have been kind of sad.

‘Goodnight Earth. Goodnight humanity’: China’s Jade Rabbit rover tweets its own death (The Independent)…
http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/goodnight-earth-goodnight-humanity-chinas-jade-rabbit-rover-tweets-its-own-death-9103864.html