The Utah Department of Public Safety has put itself to the fullest potential use by not solely counting bighorn sheep roaming the area but in addition discovering an uncommon fixture jutting out from the rocky panorama. Final week, state staff stumbled upon a almost 12-foot-tall silver monolith whereas flying overhead. Mimicking the inexplicable construction in the opening scene of Stanley Kubrick’s 1968 movie 2001: A House Odyssey, the lustrous object seems to be made of metallic and is situated in an undisclosed space.
In a statement concerning the discovery, the division provided a reminder to the mysterious entity chargeable for the monolith: “It’s unlawful to put in constructions or artwork with out authorization on federally managed public lands, it doesn’t matter what planet you’re from.”
As of Tuesday morning, it’s nonetheless unknown who created the construction, though web sleuths who situated the article on Google Earth counsel it could have been in existence for greater than 5 years. The division is urging people to not try to find the monolith following a California woman’s disappearance for almost two weeks at Zion Nationwide Park.
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