Mars, the red planet, close enough to have been noticed by the naked eye since humans first looked up at the sky. It's no wonder that Mars has always been important in human culture, it's brightness and noticeable red color made it a feared object in the night sky. Named after the Roman god of war (because red suggests blood and war), this planet has been a human obsession for millennia. Now, after thousands of years of wondering, thanks to technology and human innovation, we can finally get some answers.
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