An artifact with strange engravings on it is found off of the coast of Africa. When a rubbing of these engravings is shown to Mulder, confusing noises happen inside his head. The agents look to uncover the origin of this mysterious artifact and to find out why it is having a singular effect on Mulder. Written by
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Well, Mulder, if it were real then why would an American Indian artifact be fused in rock on the west coast of the African continent?
In 1996, a rock from Mars was found in Antarctica. How did it get there?
It was from outer space.
[Mulder smiles and does an exaggerated shrug
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