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Author Rusch, Elizabeth.
Title The mighty Mars rovers : the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity / by Elizabeth Rusch.
Pub Info Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, c2012.
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Descript 79 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 x 29 cm.
Series Scientists in the field
Scientists in the field.
Audience 950L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 6.4 3 3 151231
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 76), discography (p. 78), filmography (p. 78), and index.
Contents Mars exploration rover mission -- Mission impossible -- The making of the Mars rover -- Are we really on Mars? -- Hitting the dusty trail -- Can Opportunity climb down? -- Can Spirit lift up? -- The problem with Courage -- A broken Spirit -- Opportunity's last stand? -- Free Spirit -- Mission more than accomplished!
Summary The story of the two robot vehicles, Spirit and Opportunity, that were sent to explore Mars, lasting far past their projected lives of 3 months and sending back invaluable images of the environmentally hostile planet.
Subject Roving vehicles (Astronautics) -- Juvenile literature.
Mars probes -- Juvenile literature.
Roving vehicles (Astronautics)
Mars probes.
Mars (Planet) -- Exploration -- Juvenile literature.
Mars (Planet) -- Exploration.
Add Author Karen Alane Robinson Collection 2012.
ISBN 9780547478814 (hbk.)
054747881X (hbk.)
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