26 Jan '14, 8pm
Broken Electric Rabbits and Lunar Dirt Tracks : EV  via @evworldeditor
However, that hasn't prevented wild waves of speculation - a fleet of alien motherships are headed towards earth - about what it is that an amateur researcher came across while scanning the lunar surface for purported anomalies. His search was aided by the fact that on Google's Moon map, which depicts the entire surface of the Moon, the side we see from earth, as well as the side we can't see without the aid of orbiting spacecraft, the Mare Moscoviense quadrant happens to be the most highly detailed in terms of resolution and contrast on the entire map, even surpassing those of the Apollo missions. That detail, while titillating, also offers the opportunity to imagine more there than really exists. It took me only a few seconds of scanning the same general region to the east of the supposed alien mothership to find a similar feature with five 'lights' in a similar delta fo...