Philae comet lander tweets heartbreaking goodbye as communications switch off
Remember Philae? The plucky little robot which landed with a bump on the rubber-duck-shaped comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko in November 2014?Since the descent from its mothership, Rosetta, things haven't gone so well for it. Despite the precision of its landing, its legs failed to grip onto the surface of the comet, and it bounced twice before falling...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark