HuffPo: Mars Has ‘Crabs’


From Ed Mazza writing at the Huffington Post:

A NASA image of Mars being passed around on social media over the weekend has imaginations running wild.

The photo shows a stone formation in front of what may be a kind of cave. Some say it looks a bit like a crab monster straight out of a science fiction tale.

But don’t worry, future missions to Mars are unlikely to encounter any crab monsters.

Seth Shostak, Senior Astronomer and Director of the Center for SETI Research, said he gets images showing formations such as this one about once a week.

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