Saturday, March 8, 2008

When is a Rock Just a Rock?

With more pictures coming in from the Mars rover missions that 'look like something', it seems that believers are becoming ever more hopeful while skeptics are becoming ever more skeptical. In the interest of promoting open-mindedness in scientific investigations, the following Earth-bound, Mars and Mercury rocks are presented for your consideration.

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Just a Rock

More Than A Rock

???

Earth



Camel Rock near Tesuque Pueble, NM
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The Treasury: Petra, Jordan


Mars


Actually, this is a special rock. The rock in the lower right foreground is thought to be an iron meteor.
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Maritian meteor containing fossilized bacteria?
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Lady on Mars
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Earth




Bear in a Rock: Pecos River Valley, NM
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Mars






Skull Rock
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Mercury



Spider scar: Mercury
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Not a rock! Also, not from Mercury.
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1 comment:

Jebbica said...

Hi Hamilton, thank you for coming across my site! Glad to find a fellow fan (though, make that a new fan for me!) out there!

Have a great rest of the weekend!

jebbica@gmail.com