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Monolith Found on Mars

Discussion in 'After Hours Lounge (Off Topic)' started by Steve Christou, Aug 6, 2009.

  1. Steve Christou

    Steve Christou Long Member

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    It was only a matter of time... [cue Thus Spake Zarathustra] [/url]
    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-1204254/Has-mystery-Mars-Monolith-solved.html
     
  2. Russell G

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    Oh my! First the face, now this!

    Did the robot things (as they are technically known as) they sent up there find any organic material that hinted of life? I didn't think they did.
     
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    It is strangely rectangular.
    Edited by Steve_Tk - 8/6/2009 at 04:15 pm GMT
     
  4. Steve Christou

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    [squints] I think it's a building... maybe a skyscraper or shopping center. This object might be all that was left of a sprawling metropolis until disaster struck and everything was wiped out. The Martians must have gone underground, probably in huge caverns where Martian intellects vast and cool and unsympathetic, regard our Earth with envious eyes, slowly and surely drawing their plans against us....
     
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    I think you are correct and this is the door to the elevator shaft leading down into the caverns.
     
  6. Cees Alons

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    Golden-eyed they were....

    I think it's the top of a church. Apparently a Catholic church. Bad news for those of us not belonging to that congegration...

    But then again, it looks like the dust around it is still relatively recently disturbed. So perhaps it simply fell down from one of our many probes.


    Cees
     
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    It's clearly a Tardis.
     
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    No, from my experiences here it looks more lile a Mormon church steeple.
     
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    I have sharpened the image a bit and its clearly the start of a new Walmart. There go the Martian and pop shops. Damn that Walmart...
     
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    it's a phone booth!
     
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    [​IMG]
     
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    I see the headlines now:

    "Jimmy Hoffa's grave found on Mars"
     
  13. Steve Christou

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    [​IMG]
     
  14. TonyD

    TonyD Who do we think I am?

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    your post is blank?
     
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    It looks like a white van. Must be selling some speakers to the martians.
     
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    gormo01 knew the true identity of the monolith and was about to reveal it to the world right here on HTF, but he was abducted before he could.

    It looks to me like it is the top of a large pyramid and the rest is buried under the sand.
     
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    Originally Posted by BrianW
     
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    I think I see a boy and his dog standing nearby.
     
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    I think he was going outside to check who was banging on his door so earlier in the morning.
     

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