The potential mission would carry scientific equipment to the red planet and could be ready to go as early as 2018.
The red planet has long fascinated writers, poets, artists, engineers, and scientists alike.
It is the red planet's most conspicuous feature and it includes probably the least arid territory of a cold, arid world.
They called Mars the red planet, but it was not red when you were close to it.
Tawney ignored them, staring at the image of the red planet on the viewscreen almost eagerly.
"There's our goal, Ned," murmured Tom, pointing to the red planet.
Slow of perception, mighty of limb, he had come into her service from some outlying agricultural region of the red planet.
You also have some idea of all there is to be discovered up yonder in the red planet.
Otis Adelbert Kline starts his second novel of the red planet in the November 25th issue.
Then they discovered that intelligent creatures had once lived on the red planet.