Meaning: a small reddish planet that is the 4th from the sun and is periodically visible to the naked eye; minerals rich in iron cover its surface and are responsible for its characteristic color; "Mars has two satellites"
"Yes, all of Mars.
Or beings of Mars?"
"Does Earth own Mars?"
Mars was a shrunken pill far away.
I WISH I WERE IN THE PLANET MARS!"
"Mars is a dying world," repeated the boy.
"You are young, you must live to propagate the new Mars.
Mars was finally conquered, and remains in his prison-house to this day.
He smoothed it out in the following hours as he watched the markings on Mars.
The thin haze of Mars' atmosphere came rushing up, while the blast lashed out.