This is a near perfect looking elephant head spotted in a hardened Martian lava flow by the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) aboard NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. Is it proof aliens once inhabited the planet? One blogger thinks so! "Which one?" Me -- I'm talking about me. "You have zero credentials." Oh yeah, what about THIS? "That's a Blockbuster card." These are gonna be collector's items one day!
Elephant on Mars Sculpted by Lava Flow [livescience]
Elephant on Mars [neatorama]
Thanks to Stace, who claims you can see cheetahs on the moon if you look at it and shake your head a little.
In outerspace news, the Curiosity Rover just beamed back some pictures to earth that scientists are saying provide proof-positive evidence that flowing water once existed on the red planet. Cool, now maybe if we time traveled back a billion years we could drink it.
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Here's a shot from the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera on Nasa's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. As you can clearly see, it's some sort of alien life form, probably the Martian equivalent to the black smoke from LOST. Per NASA trying sweep it under the... / Continue →
In 1924, during Mars's opposition (when Earth, on its inner orbit, passes between the Sun and Mars) the US Navy sent a telegram alerting all its stations to be on the lookout for possible alien contact from the red planet. WOW!
Turns out that during the 1924 Mars opposition... / Continue →