Skaro is the home of the pepperpot Daleks. Skaro used to have two groups of humanoids, the Thals and the Kaleds. A war has broken out between the two races and the Kaleds turn to using nuclear weapons on the other race. The war has destroyed the Skaro environment. The Doctor first visits Skaro in the episode The Daleks` and revisits it for Genesis of the Daleks, the second time being to stop the Daleks from being created. In `Rememberance of the Daleks`, the Doctor tricks the Daleks into blowing up Skaro. Skaro as seen in the 1996 television movie is shown as a red Mars like planet.