Harry, cora and their three kids go to mars to escape the wars on Earth. They start to become Martians and finally cope with their change.
Humanity and technology
As time went on everyone changed, they gave there humanity for there life.
“Why, in another year there'll be a million Earthmenon Mars. Big cities, everything! They said we'd fail. Said the Martians would resent our invasion. But did we, find any Martians! Not a living soul! Oh, we found their empty cities, but no one in them. Right?”
Dark they were and Golden Eyed
"Do you see? They're wrong! I can't tell how. An extra petal, a leaf, something, the color, the smell."
"Dark she was, and golden-eyed, burnt almost black by the sun."
The humans are changing into something unhumaniod
""Iorrt. Iorrt."He repeated it It was a martian word. He knew no martian."
the quote provides that there is something weird and spooky, that they are gonna lose something for there gain, which emphasizes that technology changes you, you get the technology but lose your human side.
The conflict supports the theme the most because the conflict leads to the theme.
The quote reveals that Harry is noticing something. Which develops the idea that progress is changing him.
The quote suggests that he is changing from human to something different. which supports the author's message that technology and progress is changing the.