Tuesday, 27 August 2019 14:34

New Meaning to Mars Rock!

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The Rolling Stones have a rock on Mars named after them! How did that happen? When NASA's InSight Lander touched down on the red planet, a rock the size of a golf ball was set in motion. It was clearly caught on camera. The engineers at JPL in California immediately named it The Rolling Stone so it could be easily remembered. Must be some good rock fans amongst them too. One thing led to another and soon Robert Downey Jr. was making the official announcemnet at a Stones concert. Well, if you're going to name a rock on Mars for the Rolling Stones, you better have Ironman tell the world about it. More cool details here 

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