Captain America was crying! Nebula was mourning! Hawkeye comes back(as Ronin?)! Scott Lang lives, sadly!
In a message to Pepper Potts—recorded by his damaged Iron Man helmet—he explains that “being adrift in space with zero promise of rescue is more fun than it sounds.”
Classic Stark snark.
Food and water ran out four days ago. Oxygen will be depleted the next morning. Death is nigh.
Who can save him? Certainly not the Avengers—half of their fleet is dead or missing. Enter the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
Following a flood of Marvel fan tweets urging the agency to step in and help, NASA on Sunday responded.
“The first thing you should do is listen in mission control for, ‘Avengers, we have a problem,’ it said. “But if he can’t communicate, then we recommend ground teams use all resources to scan the skies for your missing man.”
NASA is serious business: The Administration recently landed a rover on Mars and three astronauts on the International Space Station. But it also knows how to have a bit of fun.
Look closely at the tweeted photo, and you may spot a few hidden Easter Eggs*.
Followers went nuts for the cheeky response, suggesting that “NASA social media should get a raise.
Some suggested roping Elon Musk and SpaceX into the search.
Hopefully, Stark’s oxygen will hold out until Avengers: Endgame hit theaters in April 2019.