August 1, 2014

A Martian Bigfoot? The Affinity for Illusions

Bigfoot?

Who is that amid the rocks? (All photos except noted credited to NASA/JPL).

Something strange is happening on the surface of Mars. The above image has circulated around the Internet the past few weeks. Taken from the Spirit rover, the panorama shows a vast, Martian landscape. The close up inset above appears to show a vague figure. What gives? Are there, perhaps, a tiny civilization of Bigfoots (Or is it Bigmen?) mocking our rovers? [Read more...]