Space X’s ‘Starman’ Makes Surprise Return

Once thought lost to the inner reaches of our solar system - with many speculating that Elon Musk’s mischievous Tesla-driving ‘Starman’ having perhaps even crashed into the sun - has made a surprise reappearance in a loping solar orbit between Earth and Mars. Researchers and Off-world pioneers en route to Mars had picked up a distant broadcast of David Bowie’s ‘Life on Mars’ initially feared an onboard AI system failure. Tesla have since claimed that the data intercepted was from their advanced bluetooth surround sound system rather than electromagnetic noise generated that can sometimes occur between passing satellites.

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