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Fraser
2008-Mar-06, 07:10 AM
It turns out that Venus and Mars aren't actually that different after all. Although Mars has very little atmosphere to speak of and Venus has a stifling, thick, poisonous one, they have one thing in common: the Sun. The solar wind constantly batters the Solar System's planets, stripping their atmospheres into space. Is it possible [...]

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