A few theories about what Curiosity found
November 22nd, 2012
07:00 AM ET

A few theories about what Curiosity found

In response to media reports that a big announcement about Mars could be coming soon, hundreds of comments came in about what that news could be.

The Curiosity rover has been exploring Mars since August 6. The mission costs $2.5 billion and it's the most advanced vehicle humans have ever sent to the Red Planet. Scientists may have found something interesting by analyzing soil through the rover's SAM instrument suite, but they aren't ready to say so yet.

Here's a sampling of what you think Curiosity may have found:

Booty
Curiosity must have found a cat. And then promptly killed it.

JBen
SPOCK?

clinky
Jimmy Hoffa, of course. Finally.

Phaedrus
A Twinkie?

nrt
Amelia Earhart

Jim
They finally found marvin the martian

Spaqcely
Chlorophyl.

Bo
More like BORE-ophyl

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