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- The first battle with the aliens takes place at Grovers Mill.
War of the Worlds (TV series) - Eye For an Eye
- Orson Welles broadcasts the infamous Mercury Theater of the Air production of The War of the Worlds. Unknown to all except a select few, this broadcast is actually a dramatised account of the battle at Grovers Mill.
- The aliens make another attempt to invade Earth, only to be defeated by common bacteria, against which they are unable to defend themselves.
The War of the Worlds (1953 film)
The human casualties of the invasion include the parents of Harrison Blackwood, who is subsequently adopted by Clayton Forrester.
War of the Worlds (TV series)
Unknown to human authorities at the time, the aliens are not dead, but have entered a state of suspended animation. In 1988, a terrorist attack on the storage facility the bodies were placed in results in the aliens being exposed to radioactive waste, eliminating the bacteria in their bodies.
War of the Worlds (TV series) - The Resurrection