to alter the environment of (a celestial body) in order to make capable of supporting terrestrial life forms.
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How to use terraform in a sentence
Scientists generally believe that microorganisms called cyanobacteria, using photosynthesis, began to pump out enough oxygen to quite literally terraform Earth.Ancient rocks hold the story of Earth’s first breath of oxygen | Rahul Rao | January 10, 2022 | Popular-Science
Eventually, Mars’ new inhabitants will terraform Mars, he said.Should We Terraform Mars? Let’s Recap - Issue 100: Outsiders | Brian Gallagher | May 12, 2021 | Nautilus
Whether we can terraform Mars or not, it does look like we’ll be visiting soon.Should We Terraform Mars? Let’s Recap - Issue 100: Outsiders | Brian Gallagher | May 12, 2021 | Nautilus