Posted on Sunday, 5 June, 2011 | 591 comments| News tip by: Kantzveldt, Stance
Image credit: NASA
Armchair astronomer David Martines discovered what he believes to be a building on the surface of Mars.
Nicknamed "Bio-Station Alpha", footage of the structure has become an internet hit with over 200,000 views on Youtube. The object is allegedly 700 feet long and 150 feet wide and was originally spotted by Martines while browsing the Google Mars service.
An American 'armchair astronomer' claims he has discovered a strange structure on the surface of Mars while browsing Google. David Martines was scanning Google Mars when he discovered the long white edifice and has even listed the coordinates (49'19. 73"N 29 33'06. 53"W) so others can see it for themselves.