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  1. Small spike sticking out of ground.

    Snapshot Title: Small spike sticking out of ground.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: MSL Curiosity @The Kimberley Sol 601 to 609
    Image Owner: MPJ



    Description:

    Small spike sticking out of ground. See shadow. faint color bands around its circumference.



  2. Not a rock. Geometry not geology.

    Snapshot Title: Not a rock. Geometry not geology.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: MSL Curiosity @The Kimberley Sol 601 to 609
    Image Owner: MPJ



    Description:

    Not a rock. Geometry not geology.
    perfect surfaces, sides, edges, thickness, shape.



  3. What? Where? and How???!!!!!

    Snapshot Title: What? Where? and How???!!!!!
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: MSL Curiosity @The Kimberley Sol 601 to 609
    Image Owner: MPJ



    Description:

    What? Where? and How???!!!!!
    Open Question.......anyone?



  4. Flat reflective, not covered mars sand

    Snapshot Title: Flat reflective, not covered mars sand
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: MSL Curiosity @The Kimberley Sol 601 to 609
    Image Owner: MPJ



    Description:

    The only flat, highly reflective surface and not covered with Mars sand!



  5. Cylindrical with white core.

    Snapshot Title: Cylindrical with white core.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: MSL Curiosity Sol-541 Mastcam Left 360 degree Panorama
    Image Owner: JamesSorenson



    Description:

    Cylindrical with white core.



  6. Dk. Brown object with yellow markings

    Snapshot Title: Dk. Brown object with yellow markings
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: MSL Curiosity Sol-541 Mastcam Left 360 degree Panorama
    Image Owner: JamesSorenson



    Description:

    Dk. Brown object with yellow markings



  7. Shiny metal rectangle, rounded corners

    Snapshot Title: Shiny metal rectangle, rounded corners
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: MSL Curiosity Sol-541 Mastcam Left 360 degree Panorama
    Image Owner: JamesSorenson



    Description:

    Shiny metal rectangle, rounded corners



  8. Strange shaped objects around here

    Snapshot Title: Strange shaped objects around here
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: Curiosity, Sol 541
    Image Owner: ArMaP



    Description:

    Strange shaped objects around here



  9. Similar eye pattern as previous object

    Snapshot Title: Similar eye pattern as previous object
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: Curiosity, Sol 541
    Image Owner: ArMaP



    Description:

    Similar eye pattern as previous object



  10. Strange geometric shaped pattern.

    Snapshot Title: Strange geometric shaped pattern.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: Curiosity, Sol 541
    Image Owner: ArMaP



    Description:

    Strange geometric shaped pattern.



  11. Strange shape for a rock.

    Snapshot Title: Strange shape for a rock.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: Curiosity, Sol 541
    Image Owner: ArMaP



    Description:

    Strange shape for a rock. It also has a smooth, shiny surface.



  12. D - shaped arch

    Snapshot Title: D - shaped arch
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: Curiosity, Sol 541
    Image Owner: ArMaP



    Description:

    D - shaped arch



  13. Another banded tube.

    Snapshot Title: Another banded tube.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: Curiosity, Sol 541
    Image Owner: ArMaP



    Description:

    Another tube object with lighter colored bands around its circumference.



  14. Is this Mars or Utah?

    Snapshot Title: Is this Mars or Utah?
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: Curiosity, Sol 541
    Image Owner: ArMaP



    Description:

    Is this Mars or Utah?



  15. Strange white & black objects.

    Snapshot Title: Strange white & black objects.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: Curiosity, Sol 541
    Image Owner: ArMaP



    Description:

    Strange white & black objects at the base of this rock.



  16. Rocks piled up at end of drag mark.

    Snapshot Title: Rocks piled up at end of drag mark.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: Curiosity, Sol 541
    Image Owner: ArMaP



    Description:

    Rocks piled up at end of drag mark.



  17. More drag marks in the dirt.

    Snapshot Title: More drag marks in the dirt.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: Curiosity, Sol 541
    Image Owner: ArMaP



    Description:

    More drag marks in the dirt.



  18. Drag marks in the dirt .

    Snapshot Title: Drag marks in the dirt .
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: Curiosity, Sol 541
    Image Owner: ArMaP



    Description:

    Drag marks in the dirt



  19. Odd shaped rock, hole in right side.

    Snapshot Title: Odd shaped rock, hole in right side.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: Sol 540 MastCam Right Panorama
    Image Owner: nchazarra



    Description:

    Odd shaped rock, hole in right side.



  20. Not an impact crater. What made it?

    Snapshot Title: Not an impact crater. What made it?
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: Quadrata Martis (Latin;Squares of Mars), image rotation of 20.5 degrees
    Image Owner: Gary Proffitt



    Description:

    Not an impact crater. There are no splash or impact rays. The side walls are straight up and down. The bottom is flat not conical or rounded.



  21. Strange rock or object. See shadow.

    Snapshot Title: Strange rock or object. See shadow.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: Curiosity sol 0529 false color panorama of Dingo Gap in Gale Crater, Mars
    Image Owner: hortonheardawho



    Description:

    Strange rock or object. See shadow.



  22. More odd white markings on rock.

    Snapshot Title: More odd white markings on rock.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: MSL Curiosity @Dingo Gap ~ Sol 526 - 529
    Image Owner: MPJ



    Description:

    More odd white markings on rock.



  23. Strange white substance/pattern.

    Snapshot Title: Strange white substance/pattern.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: MSL Curiosity @Dingo Gap ~ Sol 526 - 529
    Image Owner: MPJ



    Description:

    Strange white substance/pattern. White stuff on surface or imbedded in rock? Why donut shape?



  24. Rib-like structure.

    Snapshot Title: Rib-like structure.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: MSL Curiosity @Dingo Gap ~ Sol 526 - 529
    Image Owner: MPJ



    Description:

    Rib-like structure.



  25. Hole in rock?Handle-like. See shadow.

    Snapshot Title: Hole in rock?Handle-like. See shadow.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/msss/00528/mcam/0528ML2087004000E1_DXXX.jpg
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    Hole through rock? Handle-like. See shadow.



  26. Baby Squid, like one upper left of this.

    Snapshot Title: Baby Squid, like one upper left of this.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/msss/00528/mcam/0528ML2087004000E1_DXXX.jpg
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    Baby Squid, like bigger one to the upper left of this one. Facing opposite dir. White band with dark bands bordering it.



  27. 45 degree angle bend/formed object.

    Snapshot Title: 45 degree angle bend/formed object.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/msss/00528/mcam/0528ML2087004000E1_DXXX.jpg
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    45 degree angle bend/formed object. Shadows help a little in seeing it.



  28. Not a rock, Not pareidolia,Not a clue.

    Snapshot Title: Not a rock, Not pareidolia,Not a clue.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/msss/00528/mcam/0528ML2087004000E1_DXXX.jpg
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    Not a rock, Not pareidolia, Not a clue. Square box-like object with right wall extruded out in a cone-like shape. Centered square hole with 2 vertical bars across it.



  29. Square rock tile smaller one suspended

    Snapshot Title: Square rock tile smaller one suspended
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/msss/00528/mcam/0528ML2087004000E1_DXXX.jpg
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    Square rock tile with smaller one suspended above it(see shadow) thin connecting wall between them at far edge. How? where? why?



  30. Black tubes out of black square on rock

    Snapshot Title: Black tubes out of black square on rock
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/msss/00528/mcam/0528ML2087004000E1_DXXX.jpg
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    Black tubes(2) sticking out of black square area on top of large white rock that has a perfectly straight/flat base. What?How? Why?



  31. object on the right left slide marks in.

    Snapshot Title: object on the right left slide marks in.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/msss/00528/mcam/0528ML2087004000E1_DXXX.jpg
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    object on the right left slide marks in the sand.(Slid right and down a little) No tracks or evidence of what moved it. Not an asteroid - no crater anywhere.



  32. Squid? plant/animal/fish? white band

    Snapshot Title: Squid? plant/animal/fish? white band
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/msss/00528/mcam/0528ML2087004000E1_DXXX.jpg
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    Squid? plant/animal/fish? white band with dark band borders. Tubular shape.



  33. Square object, checkerboard pattern

    Snapshot Title: Square object, checkerboard pattern
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/msss/00528/mcam/0528ML2087004000E1_DXXX.jpg
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    Square object, checkerboard pattern inside. Not a common natural rock pattern.



  34. Object, series of holes/pipes along top

    Snapshot Title: Object, series of holes/pipes along top
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/msss/00528/mcam/0528ML2087004000E1_DXXX.jpg
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    Object, series of dark holes/ short pipes sticking out towards camera along top edge.



  35. Rectangular frame, hole in center.

    Snapshot Title: Rectangular frame, hole in center.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/msss/00528/mcam/0528ML2087004000E1_DXXX.jpg
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    Rectangular frame, see through hole in center. Long vertical axis. see shadow on ground in foreground.



  36. ramp ,trough shape sticking out ground

    Snapshot Title: ramp ,trough shape sticking out ground
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/msss/00528/mcam/0528ML2087004000E1_DXXX.jpg
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    Or upside-down sled. flat surfaces. 90 Degree side rails. sticking out of ground. see shadow.



  37. Strange marking on rock.

    Snapshot Title: Strange marking on rock.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/proj/msl/redops/ods/surface/sol/00527/opgs/edr/ncam/NRB_444283128EDR_F0260000NCAM00251M_.JPG
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    Strange marking on rock.



  38. Looks like a floating coin.

    Snapshot Title: Looks like a floating coin.
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/proj/msl/redops/ods/surface/sol/00524/opgs/edr/ncam/NLB_444018648EDR_F0251496NCAM00297M_.JPG
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    Looks like a floating coin.



  39. Another shiny disk.
  40. Dome or Ball with dimple in exact center

    Snapshot Title: Dome or Ball with dimple in exact center
    Taken by: billputnam

    Image: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl-raw-images/msss/00522/mcam/0522ML2062006000E1_DXXX.jpg
    Image Owner: lightworkx4



    Description:

    Dome or Ball with dimple in exact center.



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