Posted here: Monday, February 21, 2011 @ 6:30 PM
[Here is an update; a follow-up on Buzz Aldrin’s statement, from Mail Online, Editor’s note]
Buzz Aldrin stokes the mystery of the monolith on Mars
An image of what appears to be a mysterious rocky monument on Mars has excited space junkies around the world.
The ‘monolith’, was snapped from 165miles away using a special high resolution camera on board the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.
After being published on the website Lunar Explorer Italia, it set tongues wagging with space buffs questioning whether there was once life on the Red Planet.