How did a plastic wrap end up on Mars?

Staff writer

Typically, the Earth-like objects spotted on Mars, be they rodents, sculptures, or eating utensils, end up being oddly shaped rocks - but there was one notable instance where that wasn't the case.

A plastic wrap spotted by NASA's Curiosity Rover end up being a piece of plastic wrap .

Gizmodo reports the curiosity team concluded that the plastic fragment came from the Rover itself -specifically a piece of wrap from a cable that likely came loose during landing.

Watch the video above to see the plastic.

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