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    Big News from Mars?

    Looks like there is something to report today. Any guesses?

    What has NASA found on Mars? Get set for major announcement | Fox News

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    Quote Originally Posted by majbuzz View Post
    Looks like there is something to report today. Any guesses?

    What has NASA found on Mars? Get set for major announcement | Fox News
    I am thinking a monolith, like in 2001 Space Odyssey

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    Images of the major announcement have been leaked.

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    That would be good. Perhaps a giant face like the one that was in the Mission to Mars with Gary Sinese.

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    Quote Originally Posted by majbuzz View Post
    That would be good. Perhaps a giant face like the one that was in the Mission to Mars with Gary Sinese.
    God ... was that ever a bad movie

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    These "Big Announcements" about Mars have been pretty unexciting thus far.

    "We found a really cool rock! This rock indicates that at some point in the distant past, water may have flowed here!"

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    Quote Originally Posted by SPlKE View Post
    These "Big Announcements" about Mars have been pretty unexciting thus far.

    "We found a really cool rock! This rock indicates that at some point in the distant past, water may have flowed here!"
    I'm really expecting the same thing again.

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    That Mars is flat!!!

    lol... but yeah, this is interesting.

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    The planet is made of cheese??

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    Quote Originally Posted by zephxiii View Post
    That Mars is flat!!!
    That'd be epic if they trolled flat-earthers by opening the announcement with that.... Followed by "just kidding, no one's that stupid".

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    Quote Originally Posted by SPlKE View Post
    This rock indicates that at some point in the distant past, water may have flowed here!"
    I think that IS exciting.

    My guess/hope is that they found evidence of bacterial life.

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    No discovery of life. We're still the dumbest living organisms in the solar system.
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    Isn't it evidence of ancient burping/farting?

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    Quote Originally Posted by pmf View Post
    Isn't it evidence of ancient burping/farting?
    Pretty disappointing... some 3 billion year old organic (maybe) material and some methane? That's it? Call me when they find E.T. or one of the acid-blood creatures from the Alien movies. That would be real news

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    What did the baby jesus have to say about mars?
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    lot of jaded or simply science-challenged types here...the news today is very interesting.

    the seasonal methane fluctuations are quite unusual.
    Ancient Astronaut theorists say, 'YES!'

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    Quote Originally Posted by Oxtox View Post
    lot of jaded or simply science-challenged types here...the news today is very interesting.

    the seasonal methane fluctuations are quite unusual.
    If we were like all smart and stuff we wouldn't be spending our time in the Lownj. Duh.

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    Quote Originally Posted by azpeterb View Post
    The planet is made of cheese??
    For Pete's sake, that's the moon, this conversation is about Mars.
    Too old to ride plastic

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    Quote Originally Posted by velodog View Post
    For Pete's sake, that's the moon, this conversation is about Mars.
    You say tomato, I say tomato.

    Hmmm...that saying isnít very effective in print, huh.

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    Quote Originally Posted by azpeterb View Post
    You say tomato, I say tomato.

    Hmmm...that saying isnít very effective in print, huh.
    Maybe an emoji would have helped.
    Too old to ride plastic

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    Quote Originally Posted by DaveG View Post
    Pretty disappointing... some 3 billion year old organic (maybe) material and some methane? That's it?

    Call me when they find E.T. or one of the acid-blood creatures from the Alien movies.
    We did. It's name is Ann Coulter.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Oxtox View Post
    lot of jaded or simply science-challenged types here...the news today is very interesting.

    the seasonal methane fluctuations are quite unusual.
    I dunno. Neptune is made of methane. Jupiter and Saturn have moons that host frozen-methane-spewing volcanoes. Pluto has deserts covered in dunes made up of "sand" that is granular frozen methane. And the list goes on.

    One might reasonably conclude that the solar system was farted out of The Great Cow, a deity which many of us believe created the entire universe.

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    Quote Originally Posted by azpeterb View Post
    You say tomato, I say tomato.

    Hmmm...that saying isnít very effective in print, huh.
    Hahaha, LOL, Hahahaha!!!!
    To date, philosophers have merely interpreted the world in various ways. The point however is to change it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by azpeterb View Post
    The planet is made of cheese??
    Quote Originally Posted by velodog View Post
    For Pete's sake, that's the moon, this conversation is about Mars.
    Here you go.
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    Quote Originally Posted by tlg View Post
    Images of the major announcement have been leaked.

    That's kinda' what I was expecting. Good find!

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