Read the increasingly desperate tweets of Martian rock N165 as it is zapped by Curiosity

Poor little N165. It never really had a chance. As soon as the Curiosity rover warmed up its rock-vaporizing laser, it was certain to be used as target practice.

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First it was @SarcasticRover, now it’s Mars rock N165. The real press release is here. I love science with a sense of humor. If I were funnier, I’d make up a Twitter account for my experiment. “Did you see that piece of space debris zoom by?”