Cover image for Mars.
World Book, Inc.
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Chicago : World Book, [2007]

Physical Description:
63 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
"Introduction to Mars, providing to primary and intermediate grade students information on its features and exploration. Includes fun facts, glossary, resource list and index"--Provided by publisher.
Where is Mars? -- How big is Mars? -- What does Mars look like? -- What makes up Mars? -- What is Mars' atmosphere like? -- Has the Atmosphere of Mars changed over time? -- What is the weather on Mars? -- How does Mars compare with Earth? -- What are the orbit and rotation of Mars like? -- What is the surface of Mars like? -- What is the largest canyon system on Mars? -- What is the largest volcano on Mars? -- What is the largest crater on Mars? -- Does Mars have rivers? -- What are the Martian poles like? -- Does Mars have seasons? -- How much water is on Mars today? -- Does Mars have a face? -- Are there pieces of Mars on Earth? -- How many moons does Mars have? -- Was Mars ever like Earth? -- What were some early ideas about Mars? -- How did Mars get its name? -- Where is Mars in the night sky? -- What space missions have studied Mars? -- Will astronauts ever visit Mars? -- Will people ever colonize Mars? -- Could there be life on Mars? -- Fun facts about Mars -- Glossary -- Index and resource list.
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