Planet Porn: Sexy New Mercury Pics

The NASA probe MESSENGER got all up in Mercury’s bidness and beamed back some never-before-seen views of our solar system’s most petite planet.  It is like the TMZ of planetary photography. “One new image shows large patterns of ray-like lines extending southward across much of the planet surface from a young, newly-imaged crater” (pictured). Indeed it do.  [Space.com]

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2 Responses to Planet Porn: Sexy New Mercury Pics

  1. meli says:

    Mercury looks like some E that’s been rollin around in the bottom of my purse for too long…I’m just sayin. Not that I’ve ever done that drug or anything but I can imagine that is how it would look. Judging from the loose asprin in my purse. Yeah, that’s what I meant.

  2. ephemerist says:

    @Meli: Yeah, I have no idea. Aspirin. Must be aspirin.

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