The mighty Mars rovers: the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity

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Houghton Mifflin Books for Children,
Pub. Date:
2012.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 6.4 - AR Pts: 3
Lexile measure:
950L
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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.

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ISBN:
9780547478814
054747881
Reading Level:
MG
Level 6.4, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
950L
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Grouping Title mighty mars rovers the incredible adventures of spirit and opportunity
Grouping Author rusch elizabeth
Grouping Category book
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display_description 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.
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series Scientists in the field
series_with_volume Scientists in the field|
subject_facet Mars (Planet) -- Exploration -- Juvenile literature, Mars probes -- Juvenile literature, Roving vehicles (Astronautics) -- Juvenile literature
title_display The mighty Mars rovers : the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity
title_full The mighty Mars rovers : the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity / by Elizabeth Rusch
title_short The mighty Mars rovers :
title_sub the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity
topic_facet Exploration, Mars probes, Roving vehicles (Astronautics)