So this was that thing that Robert Downey, was teasing earlier today via his social media accounts — NASA has named a rock after . They unveiled this right before the band took the stage tonight in Pasadena, California at the Rose Bowl Stadium.

Robert Downey Announces NASA's 'Rolling Stones Rock'

You can read more about the little media crossover here.

Actor Robert Downey Jr. made the announcement , Aug. 22 at Pasadena’s Rose Bowl Stadium before the iconic band took the stage. Backstage before making the announcement, Downey said, “Cross-pollinating science and a legendary rock band is always a good thing…”


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