Maurs

fowert planet frae the Sun
(Reguidit frae Mars)
Maurs

Maurs (or Mairs) 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 MaursEedit

Maurs in fictionEedit

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.