This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows Martian terrain that resembles the head of an eagle with a sharp beak.

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Do you see what I see? The head of an eagle, with its sharp beak, looks towards the bottom of the image.

Orbit Number: 18298 Latitude: 33.7492 Longitude: 348.251 Instrument: VIS Captured: 2006-01-29 00:16

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NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory manages the 2001 Mars Odyssey mission for NASA's Science Mission Directorate, Washington, D.C. The Thermal Emission Imaging System (THEMIS) was developed by Arizona State University, Tempe, in collaboration with Raytheon Santa Barbara Remote Sensing. The THEMIS investigation is led by Dr. Philip Christensen at Arizona State University. Lockheed Martin Astronautics, Denver, is the prime contractor for the Odyssey project, and developed and built the orbiter. Mission operations are conducted jointly from Lockheed Martin and from JPL, a division of the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena.

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