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NASA’s Perseverance rover is on Mars for serious science. But that doesn̵7;t mean we can’t enjoy the bizarre rocks that wheel explorers have seen since landing in February.
There is a long history of Mars and paridolia – human tendency to see familiar objects in random shapes. I’ve spent hours, Just for fun. Space fans can see their imagination. .
With a flight of luxury and willing to be silly, you can find all sorts of fun shapes littering the floor of the Jesero Crater. Here are some of the best so far.
Kevin Gill, Software Engineer “NASA-JPL Data Analyst” has a long history of processing Mars imagery for the enjoyment of space fans. He saw the graceful boulder at the broken rover on April 15.
“It looks like NASA Perseverance found a small brachiosaurus fossils on Mars,” Gill tweeted.
The small rock features a “long neck”, a small “head” and a large body, making it look like a famous large herbivore dinosaur. To me, this quirky rock is akin to the No-Face from Studio Ghibli’s Spirited Away.
‘Hit the Rock’
Space writer Jason Major noticed the rocky rump in the distance in this rover photo from February. “Persistence may not interfere with learning. But I hope someone calls this one ‘rock bottom.’ ‘Major tweeted brazenly.
Effortlessly looking at “rock bottom” a month later. And it still seems behind
As we’ve seen all sorts ofPerhaps the derry-shaped boulder has become a hot target for Perseverance’s cameras.
The first rock was widely famous from its mission in late March whenResearchers speculate that it could be a meteorite or weathered rock.
By taking the NASA probe as a model, we can look forward to getting more photos of the marsupial rocks that are fun, interesting and downright interesting as their persistence passes through the crater.
While the other rover already saw the spoon, Fruit and a “ “We can use a few more food items and table settings to make a complete paridolia meal.
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