Destination: MarsBook - 2016
Named after the Roman god of war, Mars has fascinated people for thousands of years. Did you know that... A Martian year is 687 Earth days, almost twice as long as a year on Earth. Mars's biggest valley, Valles Marineris, is four times as deep as the Grand Canyon! Scientists think that Mars, now rocky and barren, once had an ocean, rivers, and a thicker atmosphere. Explore the wonders of Mars, the Red Planet, with science writer Seymour Simon in this updated edition filled with full-color photographs and spacecraft images-- Source other than the Library of Congress.
Publisher: New York : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2016
Edition: Updated edition Revised edition, 2016
Copyright Date: ©2016
Branch Call Number: YS 523.43 SIM
Characteristics: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm