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Mars

1. The god of war and husbandry.

2. (Science: astronomy) One of the planets of the solar system, the fourth in order from the sun, or the next beyond the earth, having a diameter of about 4,200 miles, a period of 687 days, and a mean distance of 141,000,000 miles. It is conspicuous for the redness of its light.

3. (Science: chemistry) The metallic element iron, the symbol of which <male/ was the same as that of the planet mars. Mars brown, a bright, somewhat yellowish, brown.

Origin: L. Mars, gen. Martis, archaic Mavors, gen. Mavortis.


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Re: holographic origin of life

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by minasole
Wed Dec 31, 2014 8:13 pm
 
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Re: Science vs. Science Fiction, non-scientist needs help

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Wed Aug 20, 2014 6:45 am
 
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holographic origin of life

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by minasole
Thu Jul 18, 2013 3:05 pm
 
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Re: CHALLENGE: Why should there be an “origin of species”?

... another planet/system into primeval sea is much more likely than "Micelle to liposome to bacteria" evolution. Example: we sent robots to Mars. As far as we know, there is no life currently on that planet. It's very likely that robots were contaminated with bacteria. Should life appear ...

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by Cat
Mon May 20, 2013 2:21 pm
 
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