Note: Larger version HERE in case you want to count Martians (I spotted two but one may have been a rock).
This is a shot comparing the Mars Rover Curiosity (which, remember is the size of a small SUV and not an R/C car -- pic for reference) seven years ago when it first landed on the red planet versus now. Sure it's dusty and its wheels are little busted, but overall I think it looks fantastic. Besides, it's not Curiosity's fault those eggheads at NASA didn't have the wherewithal to drop a drive-thru carwash on the planet. *slaps on the back entirely too hard* NOW TELL IT IT LOOKS GOOD.
Thanks to Christina D, who knows what I like, and I like pretending I'm on any other planet than this one.
This is a shot of the Hellas Planitia region of Mars captured by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter featuring three undeniable Starfleet insignias around 500 meters long. Now...
This is OPPY: The Life Of A Rover, a tribute edited together by Youtuber Melodysheep to the Mars rover Opportunity. Some more info while I pour out...
This is the Mars Dust Globe brought to life by toy designer Dan Abramson and available from Uncommon Goods. The 4-inch globe features an orb inside with...
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, get a little mud on the tires
, getting dirty
, good looking
, mars rover curiosity
, oh hey!
, outer space
, so that's what that looks like
, still sharp dressed as ever
, taking pictures of yourself
, the solar system
, to infinity and beyond