Red Rocks

What are some possible reasons why the rocks are red?

  1. The rocks are totally composed of red stuff.
  2. Only the surface of the rocks is red.
  3. Someone, perhaps, vandals or space aliens, painted the rocks.

Possible ways to test these explanations

Conclusion from Test B: Either the rocks are red all the way through or else their surfaces turned red after falling.

If someone proposed that the aliens used a special kind of paint that soaked all the way through the rock and that looks just like rock, we might have more difficulty eliminating this explanation. Supernatural explanations, such as this, are commonly beyond the realm of science, because they cannot be disproved. This supernatural explanation cannot be disproved, but it does not seem very likely!

Let's learn what the color of rocks means!

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