No one has yet visited Mars – at least, no humans have. Robot rovers have explored the surface of the Red Planet, and it’s the job of people on Earth to control their every movement. Find out what’s involved in being a rover driver, the tools and skills you need, and the difficulties of controlling something that’s millions of miles away.
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Table of Contents
Contents The magic moment 4 Dreaming and schooling 6 Early days for me on Mars 12 Is there life on Mars? 16 A day in the life 24 Exploring Mars 30 Rovers past, present, and future 34 Quiz 42 Glossary 44 Find out more 46 Index 48