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Mighty Mars Rovers : The Incredible Adventures of Spirit and Opportunity (Hardcover) (Elizabeth Rusch)

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On June 10, 2003, a little rover named Spirit blasted off on a rocket headed for Mars. On July 7, 2003, a twin rover named Opportunity soared through the solar system with the same mission: to find out if Mars ever had water that could have supported life.A thrilling addition to the acclaimed Scientists in the Field series, The Mighty Mars Rovers tells the greatest space robot adventure of all time through the eyes—and heart—of Steven Squyres, professor of astronomy at Cornell University and lead scientist on the mission.This suspenseful page-turner captures the hair-raising human emotions felt during the adventures with two tough rovers.

Number of Pages: 79
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Aeronautics + Astronautics, Science + Nature / Rocks + Minerals, Science + Nature / Astronomy, Astrophysics + Space Science, Science + Nature / Discoveries
Series Title: Scientists in the Field
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Elizabeth Rusch
Language: English
Street Date: June 19, 2012
TCIN: 14066634
UPC: 9780547478814
Item Number (DPCI): 247-07-3588
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