an ancient being disrupts a rocket flight to mars . . .
an old man retires to mars to run a gas station in the middle of a timeless desert . . .
a young archaeologist turns vigilante after finding himself and his crew guilty of genocide . . .
tonight you can almost touch time . . .
a martian woman dreams she is visited by her human lover . . .
Earth’s second expedition is euthanized in a Martian insane asylum…