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Old 12.06.2015, 10:04
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Bright spots on Ceres

What he heck are they? The better the pictures that the Dawn spaceship sends us the more questions pop up, in the latest picture you can see darker areas that must be ejecta from some kind of impactů
My hope against all hope is that it is some kind of alien space ship, come on these aliens love crashing their spaceships on Earth so why not on other planets?
Well that is my theory, what's yours?
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Old 12.06.2015, 10:35
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Re: Bright spots on Ceres

It's a bunch of Swiss school children cooking their sausages over an open fire.
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Old 12.06.2015, 10:36
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Re: Bright spots on Ceres

Some kind of massive space alien ejaculate.
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Old 12.06.2015, 10:43
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Some kind of massive space alien ejaculate.
nah, just Russel's teapot boiling over.
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Re: Bright spots on Ceres

..but you must admit it looks like a metallic splat, wonder if it is the wreckage of the lost cosmonauts spaceship.
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Re: Bright spots on Ceres

Meteorite crash?
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Old 12.06.2015, 12:12
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Meteorite crash?
Doubtfull as there is no fresh crater as you would expect from a meteor impact, the density of Ceres is half that of water so the object(s) must be even less dense.
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What he heck are they? The better the pictures that the Dawn spaceship sends us the more questions pop up, in the latest picture you can see darker areas that must be ejecta from some kind of impactů
My hope against all hope is that it is some kind of alien space ship, come on these aliens love crashing their spaceships on Earth so why not on other planets?
Well that is my theory, what's yours?
Been fascinated by these bright splotches for some time now.
I'm sort of hoping that we wake up some extraterrestrial colony which then decides to get rid of the louts that have begun to disturb the peace of the cosmic neighborhood.

Alternate take: we've disturbed the cosmic balance and the whole dust-and-ice ball comes hurtling towards earth, because shite happenz.

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Re: Bright spots on Ceres

Only opened this thread because I had the impression that Ceres was a part of the human body
To be sure, the picture is not a close-up of Slammer's uhm....?
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Only opened this thread because I had the impression that Ceres was a part of the human body
To be sure, the picture is not a close-up of Slammer's uhm....?
Ah k_and_e were you gonna say "Slammer's planet sized balls?"
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Old 13.06.2015, 22:24
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Re: Bright spots on Ceres

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Been fascinated by these bright splotches for some time now.
I'm sort of hoping that we wake up some extraterrestrial colony which then decides to get rid of the louts that have begun to disturb the peace of the cosmic neighborhood.

Alternate take: we've disturbed the cosmic balance and the whole dust-and-ice ball comes hurtling towards earth, because shite happenz.

Maybe, anything is possible, what about a "monolith" kind of thingy or a crashed artifact from another world.
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