The Mythology of Mars As Mars makes its closest approach to Earth since the Ice Age, reporter Rory Johnston explores how humans throughout the ages have mythologized and fantasized about the planet.
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As Mars makes its closest approach to Earth since the Ice Age, reporter Rory Johnston explores how humans throughout the ages have mythologized and fantasized about the planet.