August 10, 2015

The Alien Battle Station We Call Ceres Continues Slowly Charging Its Main Gun

One of the Brickmuppet's Crack Team of Science Babes discusses the continuing mystery of the bright spots on Ceres.

"When I find out who put that damned, irresponsible, Hoaglandesque post title over MY head. I am going to break my foot of in their a.."

Oh dear. 

In lieu of expert commentary, we will go with the short, quick version:

No one has a good explanation for the glowy bits

Note that "pyramid" is a bit dramatic. It appears to be a steep sided mountain...that glows. 

Posted by: The Brickmuppet at 02:35 PM | Comments (6) | Add Comment
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1 I don't think it's glowing; it just has a substantially higher albedo than anything around it. Which probably means it's covered in water ice or snow.

Posted by: Steven Den Beste at Mon Aug 10 15:19:13 2015 (+rSRq)

2 Really, really big LEDs.

Posted by: Wonderduck at Mon Aug 10 17:22:46 2015 (jGQR+)

3 Thermal exhaust port?

Posted by: Siergen at Mon Aug 10 17:55:30 2015 (4pDXl)

Thermal exhaust port?

Posted by: The Brickmuppet at Tue Aug 11 04:11:52 2015 (ohzj1)

5 The glass window-ports of the third bridge, and they have the lights on?

Posted by: Mitch H. at Tue Aug 11 11:21:23 2015 (jwKxK)

6 Once we land men there, we'll find out this is all a Ceres of misunderstandings.

Posted by: Mauser at Wed Aug 12 04:58:25 2015 (TJ7ih)

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