In much the same manner Mars takes on in addition to his agricultural character the functions of war-god, which in time completely superseded the earlier idea.
Here we have a series of celebrations representing the occupations of the successive seasons, addressed sometimes to numina who developed later on into the great gods of the state, such as Jupiter, Mars or Ceres, sometimes to vaguer divinities who remained always indefinite and rustic in character, such as Pales and Consus.
During this period the Salii took part in certain other festivities: the Equirria (Ecurria) on the i 4th, a chariot race in honour of Mars on the Campus Martius (in later times called Mamuralia, in honour of Mamurius), at which a skin was beaten with staves in imitation of hammering; the Quinquatrus on the 19th, a one-day festival, at which the shields were cleansed; the Tubilustrium on the 23rd, when the trumpets of the priests were purified.
- From the measures of the parallax of either Venus or Mars the parallax of the sun can 1 R.Š.
This is true not only of the major planets Mercury, Venus, the Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune; it is also true of the host of more than five hundred minor planets.
The planets in question appeared in the telescope as star-like objects which could be compared with the stars with much greater accuracy than a planetary disk like that of Mars, the apparent form of which was changed by its varying phase, due to the different directions of the sun's illumination.
A still more marked action was the building of a great temple at the end of his own new forum to Mars Ultor, - Mars, the ancestor of the Julian gens, as of the Roman people itself, and now to be worshipped as the avenger of Caesar's murderers.
to determine the solar parallax by observations of Mars in 1877.
After the affair of the Champ de Mars (July 17th, 1791) a warrant was issued for his arrest, and he went into hiding.
Two colossal statues of Neptune and Mars at the top of these stairs were executed by Jacopo Sansovino in 1554 - hence the name "giants' staircase."
The Frankish assemblies, previously held in the month of March (champs de mars), but under Pippin deferred to May (champs de mai), came to be more numerous, and served the king of the Franks as a means of receiving the gifts of his subjects and of promulgating his capitularies.
Had the internal contacts alone been used, which many astronomers would have considered the proper course, the result would have been 8.776" In 1877 Sir David Gill organized an expedition to the island of Ascension to observe the parallax of Mars with the heliometer.
In controversy he was too fond of mingling personal abuse with legitimate argument, and this weakness mars his letters, which were held in high admiration in the early middle ages, and are valuable for their history of the man and his times.
MARS); Preller, Griechische Mythologie.
Mars, again, as third from the Moon, will preside over Tuesday (Dies Martis, Mardi), and so forth.
ARTHUR WILLIAM ACLAND HOOD, HOOD OF AVALON BARON (1824-1901), English admiral, born on the 14th of July 1824, was the younger son of Sir Alexander Hood of St Andries, Somerset, 2nd baronet, and grandson of Captain Alexander Hood, R.N., who, when in command of the "Mars," fell in action with the French 74-gun ship "Hercule," 21st of April 1798.
Finally, we must notice, as the sign of the synoecismus of the two settlements, the inclusion of the Colline deity, Quirinus, apparently the Mars of the originally rival community.
He was embittered by persecution, and continued his vehement attacks against all in power, and at last, after the day of the Champs du Mars (July 17,1790), against the king himself.
But before this grouping had recommended itself to the Romans, with their legend of Mars and Rhea Silvia, the Greek Ares had again become under Macedonian influence a bearded, armed and powerful god.
He was variously reported to have been wounded and killed in this affair, and the wits of the reactionary party circulated his epitaph: Ci-git le general Santerre Qui n'eut de Mars que la biere.
Transits of Venus and observations of Deterrnina- various kinds on Mars are all to be included in this tion.
Above the mountain of Mercury, and between the lines of head and heart is (6) the mountain of Mars, and above the line of the heart is (7) the mountain of the Moon.
They were the work of a smith named Mamurius Veturius, probably identical with the god Mamers (Mars) himself.
(1773), p. 190) also gives results of measurements by Gascoigne of the diameters of the moon, Jupiter, Mars and Venus with his micrometer.
This first became noticeable in connexion with the affair of the Champ de Mars on the 17th of July 1791.
He has not the excessive classicism of style which mars even the fine prose of Jean Calvin, and which makes that of some of Calvin's followers intolerably stiff.
The original road was no doubt only gravelled (glarea strata); in 298 B.C. a footpath was laid saxo quadrato from the Porta Capena, by which it left Rome, to the temple of Mars, about 1 m.
Although at times he states his principles with a wonderful degree of breadth and insight, he mars the effect by looseness of statement, and by the incorporation of irrelevant psychological matter.
A ram frequently stamped on coins of Antiochus, with head reverted towards the moon and a star (the planet Mars), signified Aries to be the lunar house of Mars.
Saturn for lead, Venus for copper, and Mars for iron, and the belief that the colours of flowers ' The Egyptians believed that the medicinal virtues of plants were due to the spirits who dwelt within them.
In these three deities, Jupiter, Mars, Quirinus, we have the great triad of the earliest stage of the state religion.
These are Mars and the moon.
The greater part of March (the birth-month of Mars), beginning from the 1st, on which day the ancile was said to have fallen from heaven and the campaigning season began, was devoted to various ceremonies connected with the Salii.
Of the names of the planets Estera (Ishtar Venus, also called Ruha d'Qudsha, "holy spirit"), Enba (Nebo, Mercury), Sin (moon), Kewan (Saturn), Bil (Jupiter), and Nirig (Nirgal, Mars) reveal their Babylonian origin; Il or Il Il, the sun, is also known as Kadush and Adunay (the Adonai of the Old Testament); as lord of the planetary spirits his place is in the midst of them; they are the source of all temptation and evil amongst men.
Gold, the most perfect metal, had the symbol of the Sun, 0; silver, the semiperfect metal, had the symbol of the Moon, 0j; copper, iron and antimony, the imperfect metals of the gold class, had the symbols of Venus Mars and the Earth tin and lead, the imperfect metals of the silver class, had the symbols of Jupiter 94, and Saturn h; while mercury, the imperfect metal of both the gold and silver class, had the symbol of the planet,.
On the return of the Bourbons the painter was exiled with the other remaining regicides, and retired to Brussels, where he again returned to classical subjects: "Amor quitting Psyche," "Mars disarmed by Venus," &c. He rejected the offer, made through Baron Humboldt, of the office of minister of fine arts at Berlin, and remained at Brussels till his death on the 29th of December 1825.
If the consolidation took place with comparative uniformity we might then anticipate the formation of a vast multitude of small planets such as those we actually do find in the region between the orbit of Mars and that of Jupiter.
They were originally twelve in number, called Salii Palatini to distinguish them from a second college of twelve, Salii Agonales or Collini, said to have been added by Tullus Hostilius; the Palatini were consecrated to Mars, the Collini to Quirinus.
QUIRINUS, the Sabine name of the god Mars, probably an adjective meaning "wielder of the spear" (Quiris, cf.
In the religious system of Numa, Quirinus and Mars were both recognized as divine beings, distinct but of similar attributes and functions; thus, like Mars, Quirinus was at once a god of war and a nature god, the protector of fields and flocks.
hem heer anoon: Sol gold is, and Luna silver we threpe, Mars yren, Mercurie quik-silver we clepe, Saturnus leed and Jupiter is tin, And Venus coper, by my fader kin!
By measurements giving the position of Mars among Planetary the neighbouring stars in the morning and evening, Parallaxes.
The distances of these bodies at the times of opposition were somewhat less than unity, though more than twice as great as that of Mars in 1877.
The only other conspiracy against him which amounted to more than intrigue was that of Cinq Mars in 1642, at the close of his life.
Flournoy, Des Indes a la Planete Mars (Geneva, 1900; there is an English translation published in London); Proceedings of the Society for Psychical Research, passim.
Its clock tower, surmounted by a statue of Mars, dates from the previous century.
Newcomb found an excess of motions in the perihelion of Mars amounting to about 5" per century.
SALII, the "dancers," an old Italian priesthood, said to have been instituted by Numa for the service of Mars, although later tradition derived them from Greece.
The Mars gallicus did not do much to help Jansen's friends in France, but it more than appeased the wrath of Madrid with Jansen himself; in 1636 he was appointed bishop of Ypres.
Subsequently, at the end of the republic, Quirinus became identified with the deified Romulus, son of Mars.
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In the astral-theological system he is the planet Mars, while in ecclesiastical art the great lion-headed colossi serving as guardians to the temples and palaces seem to be a symbol of Nergal, just as the bull-headed colossi are probably intended to typify Ninib.
At the federation festival of the 14th of July 1790 (the "Feast of Pikes") he officiated at the altar reared in the middle of the Champ de Mars.
The name denotes "the fortress of Camulos," the Celtic Mars.
Sagittarius, figured later as a Centaur, stood for the Babylonian Mars.
It is to be noted, however, that in this little poem he is to some extent confounded with the planet named after him (Ares, or Mars).
The dispersal by the National Guard, under his orders, of the riotous assembly in the Champ de Mars (July 17, 1791) rendered him obnoxious to the infuriated populace, and he retired to Nantes, where he composed his Memoires d'un temoin (published in 3 vols.
He intended to follow it up with similar treatises on Mars, Jupiter, sun, moon, comets and meteors, stars, and nebulae, and had in fact commenced a monograph on Mars, when the failure of a New Zealand bank deprived him of an independence which would have enabled him to carry out his scheme without anxiety as to its commercial success or failure.
184, 254) also deserve mention, as well as his discussions of the rotation of Mars, by which he deduced its period with a probable error of 0 9.005.
From the time of his first introduction to Tycho he had devoted himself to the investigation of the orbit of Mars, which, on account of its relatively large eccentricity, had always been especially recalcitrant to theory, and the results appeared in Astronomia nova ainoXayrgrii, seu Physica coelestis tradita commentariis de motibus stellae Martis (Prague, 1609).
403; Flournoy, Des Indes a la planete Mars and in Arch.
The ruby is of course red, but that is also the color that represents Aries and its planet, Mars.
Mars considered both the experienced yogi and the newcomer with her design of the flow of this DVD.
Artists like Mouse on Mars lean more towards ambient sounds than dance music.
Never mind that to aliens from Mars, Earth women must be as sexually attractive as sea slugs, "Mars Needs Women".
The Martian Chronicles (1950) are considered by Bradbury to not be science fiction at all, but rather fantasy, since the tales of settlers colonizing Mars were impossible by the science of the day.
Sadly, his travels to Mars were scheduled to begin in 1999; we are falling farther behind every year.
The Mars Rover is a space robot that was shipped to Mars to collect samples and take pictures and send back data, something that a human currently can't do because of unknown conditions on the planet.
Actress Keri Lynn Pratt (Brothers and Sisters, The Mentalist, Life on Mars, CSI: NY and Jack and Bobby) took over the role and made her first appearance in the season ten episode titled "Shield."
Popular choices in fiction are Mars, Venus and the Moon.
In this last case the god invoked is Mars.
But as the orbits are not centred on the sun, which is in a focus of each, the displacement of the seeming circle would be readily seen in the case of Mercury and of Mars.
Under him began the great assemblies of nobles known as the champs de Mars.
In the Egyptian astronomy, the order of the planets, beginning with the most remote, is Saturn, Jupiter, Mars, the Sun, Venus, Mercury, the Moon.
Now, the day being divided into twentyfour hours, each hour was consecrated to a particular planet, namely, one to Saturn, the following to Jupiter, the third to Mars, and so on according to the above order; and the day received the name of the planet which presided over its first hour.
If, then, the first hour of a day was consecrated to Saturn, that planet would also have the 8th, the 15th, and the 2 2nd hour; the 23rd would fall to Jupiter, the 24th to Mars, and the 25th, or the first hour of the second day, would belong to the Sun.
In like manner the first hour of the 3rd day would fall to the Moon, the first of the 4th day to Mars, of the 5th to Mercury, of the 6th to Jupiter, and of the 7th to Venus.
The manuscript residue includes papers on atmospheric refraction (dated 1755), on the motion of Mars as affected by the perturbations of Jupiter and the Earth (1756), and on terrestrial magnetism (1760 and 1762).
It was found that the tradition that the cathedral occupied the site of a temple of Mars was groundless; for the house appears to have extended under it.
In 1847 he began to devote his attention to astronomy; and from 1852 to 1861 he discovered fourteen asteroids between Mars and Jupiter, on which account he received the grand astronomical prize from the Academy of Sciences.
The traditions connect them closely with the beginning of Rome, and with a large number of its early institutions, such as the worship of Jupiter, Mars and Quirinus, and the patrician form of marriage (confarreatio).
His first experience was bitter; his ship, the "Mars," was unenviably prominent in the mutiny at Spithead.
On April 21st, 1798, occurred the famous duel of the "Mars" with the "Hercule," fought in the dusk near the Bec du Raz.
The captain, of the "Mars" was mortally wounded early in the fight, and died as the sword of the French captain was being put in his hand.
In 2 B.C. Augustus, at the dedication of the temple of Mars Ultor, exhibited a naumachia between Athenians and Persians, in a basin probably in the horti Caesaris, where subsequently Titus gave a representation of a sea-fight between Corinth and Corcyra.
Blue or Roman vitriol ' is copper sulphate; green vitriol, ferrous sulphate (copperas); white vitriol, zinc sulphate; and vitriol of Mars is a basic iron sulphate.
By the Etruscans he was also supposed to be a kind of executioner of the powers of the nether world, who, armed with an enormous hammer, was associated with Mars in the slaughter of battle.
And Hellas was cut short by the seizure of Messana by the disbanded Campanian mercenaries of Agathocles (c. 282), who proclaimed themselves a new people in a new city by the name of Mamertines, children of Mamers or Mars.
In poetical tradition Faunus is an old king of Latium, the son of Picus (Mars) and father of Latinus, the teacher of agriculture and cattle-breeding, and the introducer of the religious system of the country, honoured after death as a tutelary divinity.
In 1857 a votive altar dedicated to Jupiter, Mars and Mercury was unearthed, and is now in the Provincial Museum at Bonn.
From a discussion of the observations of Mars made in 1860 and 1862 at Greenwich and Williamstown (near Melbourne), Stone deduced for it a value of 8.932" (Mon.
In the Roman city of Nikopolis the temple built by Octavian to Mars and Neptune, in commemoration of the battle of Actium, was excavated in 1912, and fragments of its structure were recovered.
220, found at Colchester, dedicated to an unknown equivalent of Mars, Medocius, by one "Lossio Veda, nepos [=kin of] Vepogeni, Caledo."
Here was found the bronze statue of Mars, now in the Vatican, so that the building is sometimes erroneously called the temple of Mars.
The coarse myth told by Ovid, in which Anna plays a trick on Mars when in love with Minerva, is probably an old Italian folk-tale, poetically applied to the persons of these deities when they became partially anthropomorphized under Greek influence.
He was a prominent actor in the taking of the Bastille (14th of July 1789), in the massacre of the Champ de Mars (July 1791), and in the attack on the Tuileries (loth of August 1792).
For while Hegel, depending on a numerical proportion suggested by Plato, hinted in a single sentence that it might be a mistake to look for a planet between Mars and Jupiter, Giuseppe Piazzi (q.v.) had already discovered the first of the asteroids (Ceres) on the ist of January 1801.
Key-Aberg, De diplomatiska fOrbindelserna mellan Sverige och Storbrittannien under Gustaf I V.'s Krig emot Napoleon (Upsala, 1890); Colonel Gustafsson, La Journee du treize mars, &c. (St Gall, 1835); Memorial des Obersten Gustafsson (Leipzig, 1829).
Erected for the exposition of 1889, the Eiffel Tower, in the Champ de Mars, Paris, is by far the highest artificial structure in the world, and its height of 300 metres (984 ft.) surpasses that of the obelisk at Washington by 42 9 ft., and that of St Paul's cathedral by 580 ft.
This process, which reached its culmination in the post-Khammurabic period, led to identifying the planet Jupiter with Marduk, Venus with Ishtar, Mars with Nergal, Mercury with Nebo, and Saturn with Ninib.
Men speculate about the analogy between Mars and the earth, and infer that it is inhabited, without troubling about all the planets.
Thus Whewell mistook Kepler's inference that Mars moves in an ellipse for an induction, though it required the combination of Tycho's and Kepler's observations, as a minor, with the laws of conic sections discovered by the Greeks, as a major, premise.
Both consuls were anxious to obtain the command against him; Crassus was pontifex maximus, and Flaccus a flamen of Mars.
Tiwes, whence "Tuesday") and equated with the Roman Mars.
He is also identified with the German god mentioned more than once by Tacitus, as well as in inscriptions, by the name Mars.
Similar honours were paid to other divinities in subsequent times - Fortuna, Saturnus, Juno Regina of the Aventine, the three Capitoline deities (Jupiter, Juno, Minerva), and in 217, after the defeat of lake Trasimenus, a lectisternium was held for three days to six pairs of gods, corresponding to the twelve great gods of Olympus - Jupiter, Juno, Neptune, Minerva, Mars, Venus, Apollo, Diana, Vulcan, Vesta, Mercury, Ceres.
From the early date of its leafing year by year, a horse-chestnut in the Tuileries is known as the "Marronnier du 20 mars."
The stars are held, not only to prognosticate the future but also to influence it; the child born when Mars is in the ascendant will be war-like; Venus has to do with love; the sign of the Lion presides over places where wild beasts are found.
PICUS, in Roman mythology, originally the woodpecker, the favourite bird and symbol of Mars as the god of both nature and war.
By later mythologists she is called sometimes the sister, daughter or wife of Mars, sometimes his charioteer or nurse.
He was attaché to Jerome's son, Prince Napoleon, during the Crimean War, and wrote a Précis historique des operations militaires en Orient, de mars 1854 a octobre 1855 (1857), which was completed many years later by a volume entitled La Crimee et Sebastopol de 1853 d 1856, documents intimes et inedits, followed by the complete list of the French officers killed or wounded in that war (1892).
A similar tone of exaggerated depreciation of the Massoretic Hebrew text, coloured by polemical bias against Protestantism, mars his greatest work, the posthumous Exercitationes biblicae de hebraeici graecique textus sinceritate (1660), in which, following in the footsteps of Cappellus, but with incomparably greater learning, he brings irrefragable arguments against the then current theory of the absolute integrity of the Hebrew text and the antiquity of the vowel points.
long and ran to Mars Hill in Aroostook county, and that the highlands ran thence westerly 115 m.
A Greek inscription at Adulis, no longer extant, but copied by Cosmas of Alexandria, and preserved in his Topographia Christiana, records that Ptolemy Euergetes, the third of the Greek dynasty in Egypt, invaded the countries on both sides of the Red Sea, and having reduced most of the provinces of Tigre to subjection, returned to the port of Adulis, and there offered sacrifices to Jupiter, Mars and Neptune.
Another inscription, not so ancient, found at Axum, states that Aizanas, king of the Axumites, the Homerites, &c., conquered the nation of the Bogos, and returned thanks to his father, the god Mars, for his victory.
He died unmarried, and seemed so little susceptible to female influence that he was styled a Mars without a Venus.
in height, a copy in granite from the temple of Mars Ultor in Rome, crowned with a statue of Nelson by E.
The first really adequate determinations of solar parallax were those of Sir David Gill, measured by inference from the apparent diurnal shift of Mars among the stars as the earth turned diurnally upon its axis; the observations were made at the island of Ascension in 1878.
The disk of Mars and his colour are certain disadvantages, and Gill.
These planets are more remote than Mars, but that loss is more than outweighed by the fact that they are indistinguishable in appearance from stars.
The planet Eros was discovered in 1899, and proved to have an orbit between the earth and Mars, while every one of the other five or six hundred.
known asteroids lies between Mars and Jupiter.
At the same time, when viewed from the exterior, the main dome rises large, bold and commanding, with nothing of the squat appearance that mars the dome of St Sophia, with nothing of the petty prettiness of the little domes perched on the drums of the later Byzantine churches.
It should be observed that in the oldest accounts there is no mention of Juventas, whose name (with that of Mars) was added in support of the augural prediction.
The ceremony took place in the Champ de Mars (July 14, 1790) in presence of the king, the queen, the Assembly, and an enormous concourse of spectators.
A petition to that effect having been exposed for signature on the altar in the Champ de Mars, a disturbance ensued and the National Guard fired on the crowd, killing a few and wounding many.
This incident afterwards became known as the massacre of the Champ de Mars.
On the 1st of September the Commune decreed that on the following day the tocsin should be rung, all ablebodied citizens convened in the Champs de Mars, and 60,000 volunteers enrolled for the defence of the country.
He instituted the flamens (sacred priests) of Jupiter, Mars and Quirinus; the virgins of Vesta, to keep the sacred fire burning on the hearth of the city; the Salii, to guard the shield that fell from heaven; the pontifices and augurs, to arrange the rites and interpret the will of the gods; he also divided the handicraftsmen into nine gilds.
His literary training was inadequate; his vocabulary is limited and his style awkward and pretentious; and he had a fondness for moralizing tritely and obviously, which mars his best passages.
circus and the theatre, where decency is wholly set at nought, and Minerva, Mars, Neptune and the old gods are still worshipped (vi.
The Babylonian computers were not only aware that Venus returns in almost exactly eight years to a given starting-point in the sky, but they had established similar periodic relations in 4 6, 59, 79 and 83 years severally for Mercury, Saturn, Mars and Jupiter.
He long adhered to the traditional belief that all celestial revolutions must be performed equably in circles; but a laborious computation of seven recorded oppositions of Mars at last persuaded him that the planet travelled in an ellipse, one focus of which was occupied by the sun.
Sir David Gill derived a highly satisfactory value of 8.78" for the long-sought constant from the opposition of Mars in 1877, and from combined heliometer observations at five observatories in 1888-1889 of the minor planets Iris, Victoria and Sappho, the apparently definitive value of 8.80" (equivalent distance, 92,874,000 m.).
refractor, Hall on the 11th of August 1877, Professor Asaph Hall descried the moons of Mars, Deimos and Phobos; and a minute light-speck, noticed by Professor E.
Between the time of Aristarchus and the opposition of Mars in 1672, no serious attempt was made to solve the problem of the sun's distance.
The case of bodies like our earth and Mars, which are solid either superficially or throughout, is probably confined to the smaller bodies of the universe.
Among its results were determinations of the lunar and of the solar parallax (Mars serving as an intermediary), the first measurement of a South African arc of the meridian, and the observation of io,000 southern stars.
Louis, indeed, accepted the constitution and attended the great Feast of Federation (July 14, 1790), when representatives from all the new departments assembled in the Champ de Mars to ratify the work of the Assembly; but the king either could not or would not say the expected word that would have dissipated mistrust.
Of the planets five were recognized - Jupiter, Venus, Saturn, Mercury and Mars - to name them in the order in which they appear in the older cuneiform literature; in later texts Mercury and Saturn change places.
These five planets were identified with the great gods of the pantheon as follows: - Jupiter with Marduk, Venus with the goddess Ishtar, Saturn with Ninib, Mercury with Nebo, and Mars with Nergal.
In the system that passes under the name of Ptolemy, Saturn is associated with grey, Jupiter with white, Mars with red, Venus with yellow, while Mercury, occupying a peculiar place in Greek as it did in Babylonian astrology (where it was at one time designated as the planet par excellence), was supposed to vary its colour according to changing circumstances.
Saturn, taking in Greek astrology the place at the head of the planets which among the Babylonians was accorded to JupiterMarduk, was given a place in the brain, which in later times was looked upon as the centre of soul-life; Venus, as the planet of the passion of love, was supposed to reign supreme over the genital organs, the belly and the lower limbs; Mars, as the violent planet, is associated with the bile, as well as with the blood and kidneys.
Again, the right ear is associated with Saturn, the left ear with Mars, the right eye in the case of the male with the sun and the left eye with the moon, while in the case of the female it was just the reverse.
Passing on into still later periods, Saturn's day was associated with the Jewish sabbath, Sunday with the Lord's Day, Tuesday with Tiw, the god of war, corresponding to Mars of the Romans and to the Nergal of the Babylonians.
Hence a general and almost studied carelessness of effect, which mars his whole work.
The bas-reliefs of one of the chapels represent Jupiter, Venus, Saturn, Mars and Diana, together with the signs of the zodiac. And these subjects are derived, it appears, from a poem in which Sigismondo had invoked the gods and the signs of the zodiac to soften Isotta's heart and win her to his arms. The pageants of Mars and Diana seem to have been suggested by the Trionfi of Petrarch.
Nothing is too ominous, except Mars coming close to Venus.
Mc Guinness read from his poetry anthology The Canal of Mars.
arcanume minor arcana, Mars is assigned on cabbalistic grounds to the fives.
Mars, ruler of the 8th, was located therein, contacting Beethoven's natal ascendant.
Read Full Article Aurora discovered on Mars The European Mars Express spacecraft has spotted an aurora in the Martian atmosphere.
But the evidence found on Mars suggests that this is not the first time we have left a planet barren.
The album is also memorable for the appearance of one Nicko McBrain on drums alongside long time bassist ' Mars ' Cowling.
behaviourevening we did a night watch on the Sooty Tern colony in Mars Bay to determine behavior patterns.
biosphere domes on Luna, what we now call our moon, and on the surface of Mars!
I find I can eat a Mars bar every day with no trouble but 3 or 4 shortbread biscuits will start an attack.
cacao tree 2 Why shouldn't you give your dog a Mars bar?
In The Day the Martians came " The View from Mars Hill " .
celestial mechanics will limit the crew's options for how long to stay on Mars.
Mercury was also conjunct the United Kingdom 1801 chart Mars.
conjunction opposed Uranus, while Mars opposed Saturn.
debilitated condition of Mars and its opposition to the Moon in Scorpio, the doctor succeeds in killing his patient.
In the poem of 1711, the bard bids defiance to " Mars.
The first travelers to Mars or the first long-term denizens of a lunar base would confront very hostile environments.
The retained business will concentrate on the manufacture of dairy desserts under retailer labels and the Mars brand.
diatomic oxygen into the atmosphere thus making Mars inhabitable.
The more remote, the more time must be allowed. o Mars well dignified in the 7th house suggests the woman is newly conceived.
domicile ruler (Mars) in the 10th house.
energetics of human movement on Mars.
The Mars plastic eraser cleans the floor much more easily than detergents.
We have concluded that the practice of freezer exclusivity particularly by BEW but also by Mars and NestlÃ© restricts competition between manufacturers and distributors.
Has Mars ever resounded with more terrifying ferocity since?
Pete later revealed his secret, " You get Mars Bars and stick them up your helmet and they go all gooey!
Later Wendy cooked ham & peaches followed by pears in reluctant molten Mars Bar sauce.
Most of the southern hemisphere of Mars consists of such ancient crust.
The meteorite from Mars once again makes the age-old question inescapable: are we alone in the universe?
lander missions to Mars may provide a more exhaustive solution to the puzzle.
The Mars robot lander sent information about surface conditions on the red planet.
lept up and fled, Mars to his home, and Venus to her sacred grove.
malefic aspect of Mars is certainly apparent here.
With missions to Mars, Saturn's moon Titan and Jupiter's moon Europa, we could be nearing an answer.
Transiting Mars is square natal Mars, transiting Jupiter is square natal Mars, transiting MC is conjunct natal Pluto.
In the evening we did a night watch on the Sooty Tern colony in Mars Bay to determine behavior patterns.
Until now, it sounded fairly nonsensical, because the author concludes that the " comet " is actually the planet Mars!
Odyssey spacecraft have found evidence of extensive water ice in Mars ' polar soil.
orbiting spacecraft called Mars Odyssey.
The Mars Surveyor '98 mission originally included an orbiter, lander, and rover.
Worse still the 1999 Mars climate orbiter ended in pieces simply through failure to spot a mix-up of metric and imperial units.
The movie has been created from the many images taken by the THEMIS instrument on-board the Mars Odyssey orbiter.
He was an artisan who made richly ornamented armor for Mars, or jewelry for Venus.
There are silly pranks - Mars bars being passed along the lines in church, exploding packages, fights.
On Mars they plan to do both: drilling to search for water, and using ground-penetrating radar to determine the depth of permafrost.
NASA has successfully rebutted the theories of artificial structures with the release of the Mars Global Surveyor images of Cydonia.
What does Mars going retrograde do to all of this?
rover mission to Mars.
The US spirit rover on Mars has seen a UFO streak across the Red Planet sky.
He has Mars, ascendant ruler, on the 5th house cusp, together with Venus and Mercury in the 5th house.
Venus by exaltation Mars daytime and night-time triplicity ruler.
Although written by the scriptwriter of Psycho, the poor dialog and an unrewarding conclusion mars what few good touches the film manages.
If Mars is attuned to subtle seduction, for example, the most blatant siren call will be ignored.
seepage of underground water on a crater rim The evidence of freely flowing water early in Mars ' history is dramatic.
Mars is also working on perfecting a sextile to Saturn, not necessarily a good thing?
Moon in Pisces in 10th house sextile Mars in Taurus in 12th house - Anger ex-workers deceiving him.
shinewe move into a new millenium, Mars is a shining beacon of all we can become; all we can achieve.
But if Mars is taken to mean its natural signification, does that mean that the glasses will be found by a military person?
southern hemisphere of Mars consists of such ancient crust.
Man from Mars by Paul (1939) Mars gravity is only 38% of Earth's, ergo this Martian's imposing stature.
Environment: Mars ' destructive temper may produce tornadoes, explosions, high winds or flooding.
Quote: First, Mars as water sign triplicity ruler.
Veronica marS 1x03: " MEET JOHN SMITH " UPN - 12th October 2004 I couldn't bring myself to review 1x02.
Moon square Mars The square formed between the Moon and Mars shows that you have an emotionally volatile nature.
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with Gulliver Jones, another soldier who became a warlord on Mars.
This was another thing I loved - the benevolent communists going wide-eyed into the unrestrained free-market capitalism of New Mars.
3 If the day is divided into twenty-four hours and the planets preside in turn over each hour of the week in the order of their periodic times (Saturn, Jupiter, Mars, Sun, Venus, Mercury, Moon), we get the order of days of the week with which we are familiar.
The problem of determining a heliocentric orbit first presented itself to Kepler, who actually determined that of Mars.
This inspection (recognitio) must not be confounded with the full-dress procession (transvectio) on the 15th of July from the temple of Mars or Honos to the Capitol, instituted in 304 B.C. by the censor Q.
The household was always the centre of religious cult, and certain objects in the house - the door, the hearth, the store-cupboard (penus)- seem always to have had a sacred significance, and so became the objects and later the sites of the domestic worship. Of the cult of animals there is just sufficient trace to show that it must formerly have had its place in religious rite; the animals, once the objects of worship, appear in later times as the attributes of divinities, for instance, the sacred wolf and woodpecker of Mars.
To these must be added the Ambarvalia, the lustration of the fields, a movable feast (and therefore not found in the calendars) addressed at first to Mars in his original agricultural character (see Mars).
The arrangement of the major planets, with the numbers of their respective satellites thus far known, in the order of distance from the sun, is as follows: The first group in order - the smaller major planets - comprises: Mercury, with no known satellite; Venus, ?,?, with no known satellite; The Earth, ®, with one satellite, the moon; Mars, with two satellites.
It was especially used to represent geometrically the periodic apparent retrograde motion of the outer planets, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn, which we now know to be due to the annual revolution of the earth around the sun, but which in the Ptolemaic astronomy were taken to be real.
These ideas became known to his Spanish rulers, and to assuage them he wrote a philippic called the Mars gallicus (1635), a violent attack on French ambitions generally, and on Richelieu's indifference to international Catholic interests in particular.
(For the Roman god, identified with Ares, see Mars.) As contrasted with Athena, who added to her other attributes that of being the goddess of well-conducted military operations, he personifies brute strength and the wild rage of conflict.
While sharing the opinion of Tycho as to the origin of such bodies by condensation of nebulous matter from the Milky Way, he attached a mystical signification to the coincidence in time and place of the sidereal apparition with a triple conjunction of Mars, Jupiter and Saturn.
(1898), who considers that the name points to the personification of the cult of Mars, and that the military achievements of Ancus are anticipations of later events.
Ti was probably the same god of whom early Roman writers speak under the name Mars (see T y x), while Thunor was doubtless the thunder-god (see Thor).
This labour was followed in 1877 by observations of the surface of Mars, whereon he detected, among other peculiar characters, certain streaky markings or canals, the nature and origin of which is still controversial (see MARS).
He was attachÃ© to Jerome's son, Prince Napoleon, during the Crimean War, and wrote a PrÃ©cis historique des operations militaires en Orient, de mars 1854 a octobre 1855 (1857), which was completed many years later by a volume entitled La Crimee et Sebastopol de 1853 d 1856, documents intimes et inedits, followed by the complete list of the French officers killed or wounded in that war (1892).
He made a phantom appearance once every spring at the opening of the great annual national convention known as the Campus Martius (Champ de Mars): a dumb idol, his chariot drawn in leisurely fashion by oxen, he disappeared again into his palace or monastery.
You see, Bova 's tales of Venus, Mars and Jupiter were all rollicking good fun !
Analyticon today announced its participation in the first European rover mission to Mars.
I 'm not sure what I think of the Mars Society rover design projects.
The US Spirit rover on Mars has seen a UFO streak across the Red Planet sky.
Evidence of recent seepage of underground water on a crater rim The evidence of freely flowing water early in Mars ' history is dramatic.
On Pluto, Neptune, Saturn or Mars, On a silver moon or a shinning star.
As we move into a new millenium, Mars is a shining beacon of all we can become; all we can achieve.
They have issued total surrender, They have invited everybody to Earth to live on Mars, in their socialist Utopia.
Man from Mars by Paul (1939) Mars gravity is only 38% of Earth 's, ergo this Martian 's imposing stature.
Quote: First, Mars as water sign Triplicity ruler.
We might regard it as characteristic of Pluto that an astrologer stole its dignity from Mars by underhanded, renegade means.
VERONICA MARS 1x03: " MEET JOHN SMITH " UPN - 12th October 2004 I could n't bring myself to review 1x02.
Flanagan worked for Mars for 26 years, and most recently held the post of global vise president of business transformation.
For example, the Hubble telescope and the Mars Rovers depend upon solar panels for power.
In addition, the trend of releasing series on DVD means you don't have to say good-bye to your favorite WB and UPN favorites of the past, like Felicity, Gilmore Girls, Veronica Mars and Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
This year, Helen Woodward Animal Center will team with Iams, Academy Award-winner Diane Keaton and Kristen Bell, star of the hit TV show Veronica Mars, to encourage prospective pet parents to take a shelter pet home for the holidays.
Crawley Star, White Star, Yellow Star, Mars, Jupiter, and Mercury are some of them.
However, you may be slightly surprised to see comparatively newer artists like Bruno Mars, Katy Perry and Taylor Swift right alongside such a classic band.
The lenses on all of Costa del Mars looks vary for specific functions.
Mars came in three different frame configurations.
The lens choices for Mars included Black Iridium, Ruby Iridium and Gold Iridium.
Even though the Mars style has been discontinued, it can still be found online at many sites including eBay.
Finding new Mars in a retail store is highly unlikely since they were discontinued and were in high demand.
Many styles remain popular and are still being produced while others, like the Mars, have been discontinued yet are still in demand.
The ultimate in flight simulation, the Disney World Mission: SPACE journey to Mars at Epcot will definitely induce motion sickness in some riders, but if you can stomach it, it is really exhilarating and worth waiting in line.
It reminds me of some of the cheesy badly acted sci-fi movies made in the 50's, and Tim Burton's Mars Attacks.
That is, until they make Diner Dash 4: A Trip to Mars (just kidding).
This time, the expansion picks up two years after the disastrous events of Doom III and put players back on Mars, once again in the role of another faceless marine who tries to defend Earth from invading legions of hellspawn.
You are sent on a mission to a Mars research facility that is having problems with vicious, deadly monsters.
For a price of only $18.98, you get a long board short that's made out of a quick-drying nylon material in a color that's guaranteed to get some attention: Mars red.
You can download rules for Men are From Mars, Mousetrap, and Parcheesi among many others.
Created by John Gray, author of Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus.
While women aren't really from Venus, nor men from Mars, it can sometimes seem that the two sexes are worlds apart in what they consider to be a "sweet idea."
Thwarted in that goal, Fishkin instead opted for a less outrageous but more personalized approach when he played his commercial proposal during his girlfriend's favorite television show, Veronica Mars.
Featuring ergonomic handles, four Spinner wheels and Travel Sentry locks, these bags come in an array of gorgeous colors that includes Mars red, solar rose or Galaxy black.
Also note that according to your Cancer characteristics horoscope, Mars is currently in your sign, and will remain there for an astounding six months!
For example, if you have Sun conjunct Mars people will view you as highly energetic, a real go-getter!
For example, does your Mars trine Venus?
Two of the most important factors are the moon placement in a man's chart and the Mars placement in a woman's chart.
Mars rules sexuality and physical energy in a woman's chart, and it also gives clues to which type of man she finds attractive.
The same can be said if your Mars happens to be in Scorpio.
Other important factors include, but are not limited to, the position and house sign of both the moon and Mars.
If your heart belongs to a man ruled by Mars, there are a few things you can do to get him interested and keep this active sign from becoming bored.
To clarify even further, if you happen to be an Aries, but have Venus, Mars or both in Pisces, this aspect will greatly affect you.
In a horoscope chart, Mars rules energy, and more specifically, sexual energy.
Sun sign, Venus sign or Mars sign in fellow Pisces.
Mars Aspects: Mars aspects indicate the vigor and enthusiasm two separate signs bring into the relationship and to life in general.
Glyph: The Aries glyph symbolizes Mars with a circle and an arrow, an arrow that points optimistically upwards.
This relationship is a union of Mercury's communication and the passion of Mars.
Although her Mars makes no major aspects, Linda Goodman's Mars in Gemini would have made her intellectually curious, nimble and energetically "quick".
Other aspects of each individual's chart, such as the placement of Venus and Mars as well as where the moon's emotional influence lies, all contribute to passion.
This phrase means that the planet Mars appears to be in the pattern of the Cancer correlation.
However, keep in mind that Mars was the ancient ruler of Scorpio (before Pluto) and as such, both signs are incredibly hearty and determined.
Males with a sun or Mars in Virgo tend to be a bit more attentive to their hygiene, but the issue is completely non-negotiable when it comes to their choice in females.
In order to use a moon calendar to your advantage, you should know the location of all the major planets (Sun, Moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune and Pluto).
At one time, Mars was the ruler of both Aries and Scorpio).
In other words, Jupiter, Saturn, and Mars are all present here just waiting to be interpreted!
This person would differ greatly than one who has Mars (a passionate and sexual planet when related to relationships) in this house.
The particular quatrain predicts the coming of a Great King of Terror and ends in Mars joyfully ruling all.
In this particular reading, Planet X (also known as Niburu) is thought to be the Great King of Terror and the joy of Mars is actually war.
The ruling planet behind Aries is Mars which also contributes to the sign's color (red).
These factors include Aries' ruler Mars and the sign's glyph, element and quality.
The glyph for Mars, a circle with an arrow pointing upwards, is a quintessential marker for this masculine sign.
Mars, Aries' planetary ruler, governs war, sex, sexual energy, hand to hand combat and even athletes.
Planet: Mars, the red planet, not only provides the Aries man with a ton of energy, but it also gives him a strong libido!
Example: If you have Sun sextile Mars, you would have a tremendous amount of energy.
When Mars shows up in a compatibility chart, you know one thing; fireworks and sparks abound!
Mars to Pluto: If you like things passionate and intense, look no further than this aspect, but keep in mind that things can sometimes get too hot to handle!
An individual's moon sign, and signs like Mars, Venus and Mercury, alongside factors such as the ascendant, are also very important.
Profiles about Sagittarius are typically based solely on the sun sign; they don't take into account the moon sign, nor the Venus and Mars placements.
However, other important planets such as the moon, Mars, Mercury and Venus can exercise a vast influence over a person's natal chart.
The attraction to the water signs might be further exasperated if you have many planets located in that that house, like Venus or Mars, that are also in water signs.
The planets that astrologers turn to for romantic matters are Venus and Mars; Mars rules energy, particularly sexual energy, and Venus rules romantic likes and dislikes.
For women: Women, on the other hand, can look to their Mars placement for the type of man to which they are naturally attracted.
Mars connections: These imbue the couple with sexual energy and attraction.
Mars aspect: Mars rules energy; any kind of energetic activity.
Women searching for that perfect partner need look no further than the sign in which their Mars falls since this will specifically tell them the kind of partner that will instinctively make them feel loved.
If Taurus or Scorpio rests in several of the major planets such as the sun, moon, Mars and Venus, this can make for a fairly dominant chart.
If your Venus, moon, Mars, and Mercury fall into a water element, not only will your personality exhibit some conflicts, but your ideal partner will need to possess and energy that can match the large ratio of water in your chart.
The real problem for these two happens in the bedroom, and unless there are compatible Mars signs, countless misunderstandings can arise.
The planets are Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto, respectively.
Titles like Invaders from Mars and Invasion of the Body Snatchers taught us just how dangerous it was to be different.
Kristen Bell (of Veronica Mars and Heroes) voices the erstwhile title character and signs off her erstwhile narrations with xoxo, Gossip Girl.
He was quickly recast with actor Michael Muhney, better known to fans of the television show Veronica Mars as Sheriff Lamb.
Eggold appeared on The Young and the Restless, Entourage, Out of Jimmy's Head, Brothers & Sisters and Veronica Mars before obtaining his first series regular gig on Dirt.
One example might be, Ce n'est pas normal qu'il neige autant en mars, meaning 'It's not typical that it snows this much in March.'
Think Boards of Canada or Mouse on Mars.
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