Another Weird Thing on Mars

Another weird thing found by Curiosity Mars rover, a strange-looking little metallic-looking protuberance on the Martian soil.   Image © NASA/JPL-Caltech/Malin Space Science Systems. Image via 2di7 & titanio44 on Flickr.

The image of the thing probably about 0.5 cm tall, projecting a shadow on the rock, was taken with the right Mastcam on Curiosity on Sol 173 — January 30, 2013.

Another Weird Thing on Mars Green lines point to a shiny protuberance on rock imaged by the Curiosity rover on Mars.    Image © NASA/JPL/CaltechMalin Space Science Systems. Image processing 2di7 & titanio44 on Flickr.

Another Weird Thing on MarsA closeup of the shiny protuberance.    Image © NASA/JPL/Caltech/Malin Space Science Systems. Image editing by 2di7 & titanio44 on Flickr.

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