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It’s The Freakiest Show…

September 23, 2009 Leave a comment

Approximately 1000 tonnes of topsoil was picked up several hundred kilometers west of Sydney by strong winds, and then dropped on the city just before sunrise.

The result was apocalyptic-looking.

Twitter and Facebook were ablaze with references to either waking up on Mars, or the impending apocalypse. I began to wonder what a Martian apocalypse might look like. Scary stuff indeed.

I placed a photo on Facebook and titled it “Life On Mars?” Not long afterwards, a friend of mine created a photo album on her Facebook page entitled “Life On Mars”.

And here’s the front page of mX this arvo…

See more shots on the Red Sydney Project page on Flickr.