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2008-10-06 09:00:31

By JUDITH S GILLIES By Judith S. Gillies The Washington Post Detective Sam Tyler (Jason O'Mara) is hit by a car while chasing a bad guy in New York. When he regains consciousness, he's more than baffled to find himself as a member of the NYPD - in 1973. That's the premise for "Life on Mars," which premieres Thursday at 10 p.m. on ABC. The series has a top-notch cast, including Tyler's tough boss (Harvey Keitel), a rough co-worker (Michael Imperioli) and a woman (Gretchen Mol)...

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  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.