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NASA will discuss the latest Red Planet activities of its Mars rover Curiosity on Monday (Dec. 3), but space geeks shouldn't get their hopes up for a bombshell announcement.

Despite rampant rumors to the contrary, Monday's press conference

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http://www.ustream.tv/nasajpl

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[color=#000080][size=5][b]Tantalizing hints of 'organics' on Mars, NASA says[/b][/size][/color]

[left]They made a mountain out of a molehill.

Curiosity did make a big discovery on Mars, one that had the world speculating about the potential discovery of "organics" on the Red Planet. There's something there all right -- but it's little more than a pile of scientifically relevant sand, experts from the space agency said Monday.

During initial tests, the Curiosity team found hints of complex chemicals and simple organic molecules: evidence of chlorine, sulfur and water in Mars dirt studied by its onboard laboratory, as well as organic compounds containing carbon, the building block of life. But the space agency must now verify that these organics didn

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[quote]NASA urged caution before jumping to conclusions about these complex chemicals.[/quote]

While hyping it to the limit.

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^ Just getting us ready for the Announcement. :ninja:

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What Announcement would that be?

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[quote name='Growled' timestamp='1354585621' post='595366892']
What Announcement would that be?
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That Hum is an alien. :o







:shifty:

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[quote name='Growled' timestamp='1354585621' post='595366892']
What Announcement would that be?
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The rover's OS is based off Windows 8. :shiftyninja:
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[quote name='kev64' timestamp='1354592116' post='595367074']
That Hum is an alien.
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He is from Mexico? Is he here illegally? :p

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Sounds like they're unveiling the iPhone 5S on Mars

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[quote name='Enron' timestamp='1354672951' post='595369170']
Sounds like they're unveiling the iPhone 5S on Mars
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This made me LMAO at work. Co-workers now staring. Well played....well played.

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