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(Slate)   Hubble spots a Space Invader; demands astronomers "Insert Quarter to Continue Observations"   ( slate.com) divider line
    More: Cool, Hubble, Gravitational Lens, astronomers, Galaxy groups and clusters, light-years, galaxies  
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2013-03-05 12:38:54 PM  
That's actually the alien from the gritty reboot, thus the more sinister appearance.
2013-03-05 12:44:54 PM  
Quick prepare the 2 Liter bottles of Shasta and Rush mixed tapes.
2013-03-05 12:46:59 PM  
"We'll just see about that 'no more shuttle missions for maintenance' decision." - HST

Like a History Channel program, expect an equipment failure/bad weather/family crisis phone call just before the bigfoot/ghost/alien is viewed clearly and cut to a NASA funding pledge drive.
2013-03-05 12:54:03 PM  
As soon as I saw the pic I thought "gravitational lensing"
2013-03-05 01:05:01 PM  
That's quite a stretch.
2013-03-05 01:08:39 PM  
2013-03-05 01:19:55 PM  
that was dumb and a stretch even by fark standards, oh I'm sorry, i forgot fark doesn't have standards
2013-03-05 01:33:36 PM  
Looks more like this guy.
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2013-03-05 02:11:35 PM  
My god...do they shoot through their own bases to provide lines of fire, or to they dodge underneath them for maximum defense? We need to know now.
2013-03-05 02:32:54 PM  
"Change direction!  Move faster!  Drop down!"
2013-03-05 02:40:56 PM  
Meh....looks more like a skull or a crab to me.
2013-03-05 02:56:05 PM  
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2013-03-05 04:40:51 PM  
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2013-03-05 08:33:58 PM  

IC Stars: As soon as I saw the pic I thought "gravitational lensing"

Me too, minus the correct terminology.
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