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#1 of 25 OFFLINE   Steve Christou

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Posted August 06 2009 - 03:03 AM

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

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#2 of 25 OFFLINE   Russell G

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Posted August 06 2009 - 03:15 AM

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.


#3 of 25 OFFLINE   Steve_Tk

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Posted August 06 2009 - 03:45 AM

It is strangely rectangular. 
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#4 of 25 OFFLINE   Steve Christou

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Posted August 06 2009 - 04:20 AM

[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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Posted August 06 2009 - 04:45 AM



Originally Posted by Steve Christou 

[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....
I think you are correct and this is the door to the elevator shaft leading down into the caverns.

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#6 of 25 OFFLINE   Cees Alons

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Posted August 06 2009 - 05:02 AM

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.


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Posted August 06 2009 - 12:54 PM

It's clearly a Tardis.

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Posted August 06 2009 - 01:11 PM


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I think it's the top of a church. Apparently a Catholic church.
 

No, from my experiences here it looks more lile a Mormon church steeple.
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Posted August 06 2009 - 01:19 PM

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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Posted August 06 2009 - 02:18 PM

it's a phone booth!


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Posted August 06 2009 - 09:21 PM

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#12 of 25 OFFLINE   Marianne

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Posted August 07 2009 - 01:20 AM

I see the headlines now:

"Jimmy Hoffa's grave found on Mars"



#13 of 25 OFFLINE   Steve Christou

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Posted August 07 2009 - 03:06 AM

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Posted August 07 2009 - 11:59 AM



Originally Posted by gormo01 

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#15 of 25 OFFLINE   Clinton McClure

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Posted August 07 2009 - 09:05 PM

It looks like a white van. Must be selling some speakers to the martians.


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Posted August 08 2009 - 01:15 AM



Originally Posted by TonyD 



your post is blank?
 
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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Posted August 08 2009 - 01:37 AM

Originally Posted by BrianW [url=/forum/thread/291312/monolith-found-on-mars#post_3593456]



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Posted August 08 2009 - 02:16 AM

 I think I see a boy and his dog standing nearby.
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#19 of 25 OFFLINE   Steve Christou

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Posted August 08 2009 - 04:45 AM

...and who can forget last years Bigfoot sighting on Mars? Remember the photo?


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...and that first image of the camera shy Martian sasquatch appearing on the news -






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Posted August 09 2009 - 03:54 AM

I think he was going outside to check who was banging on his door so earlier in the morning.



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