It's hard not to think about "Mission to Mars," Brian De Palma's flawed 2000 movie about the secret of life on Earth, when you hear about Martian meteorites. Remember what Jim McConnell (played by Gary Sinise) said when he learned the truth: "They're us. We're them."
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