Scientists have no explanation for the failure of the probe to Burman-Alpha-5.
However, speculation is rife that the green contamination showing in the top part of the image is the source of the highly toxic and corrosive oxygen spreading in the planet’s atmosphere. Oxygen corrosion being the current best guess as to why the probe failed, after only sending one image.
Obviously, our owner Architect Krull knows what happened, but is not letting on. He always prefers us, his pets to work things out for ourselves.
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