Note: VERY worthwhile (and potentially mind-blowing) higher-res version HERE. I think I saw an alien!
This is a shot of Mount Sharp, near Curiosity's original landing zone, taken while focusing the rover's 100mm camera-on-a-stick. I know it looks like the Arizona desert, but allegedly it's Mars. Still hard for me to believe. Also, that the government isn't hiding proof-positive evidence that we've been visited by aliens. Oh really? Then how do you explain...THIS?! *turns around to reveal antennae protruding from rear* "You're clenching a radio between your buttcheeks?" Haha, I guess didn't get it far enough up there, did I? You're off the hook this time, NASA.
Thanks to my college-bound buddy Ferrous, who's gonna make a great scientist one day.
Holy shit it's a smiley face.
This is a high-definition video (created using photographs) of the Mars rover Curiosity landing on the red planet. That's not it in the picture though, that's just the heat-shield being jettisoned. "The sign clearly said 'NO DUMPING'" I imagine ... / Continue →
Note: Seriously, just watch it. Sound effects are fake though.
Listen: I know I posted a Curiosity landing video earlier, but that thing looked like watching TV through a slow-moving ceiling fan compared to this one. THIS is a proper 30fps high definition version lovingly cr... / Continue →
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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