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Maurs (or Mairs, Mars symbol (fixed width).svg) is the fowert planet frae the Sun in the Solar system. It is cried efter Maurs, the god o weir in Roman mythology (the coonterpairt til Ares, the god o weir in Greek mythology) acause o its reid licht as seen in the heivens at nicht. This featur forby wan it the name o "the Reid Planet". Maurs haes twa muins (Phobos an Deimos) baith smaa an orra-shapit, like eneuch bein fangit asteroids. The prefix areo- refers ti Maurs.

Steids on Maurs[eedit | eedit soorce]

Maurs in fiction[eedit | eedit soorce]

Maurs haes been in fiction for mony a year gin only as the stance the invaders cam frae. Stories that taks place on Maurs haes slawly becam mair faur ben – includin Bradbury's Maurtian chronicles.