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Covington Branch 523.43 K21m 2014 (Text) 33126019540032 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Erlanger Branch 523.43 K21m 2014 (Text) 33126019540065 Adult Nonfiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781426212789 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 142621278X (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: print
    302 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2014]

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General Note: Includes index.
Summary, etc.: "National Geographic and science journalist Marc Kaufman combine inside stories, fascinating facts, and eye-popping pictures, some never before seen, of the red planet and NASA's groundbreaking Curiosity mission. Renowned author Kaufman spent two years embedded with the engineers and scientists at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, cheering on the rover's spine-tingling landing, learning the backstory of anticipated findings, and witnessing the inescapable frustrations that come from operating a $2.5-billion multitasking robot on a planet 35 million miles from Earth. With images never published before, and computer-enhanced with colors that make you want to spend your next vacation on Mars, this is the only book that explains everything, detail by detail and moment by moment, about the most ambitious space expedition the human race has ever undertaken."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Mars (Planet) Exploration
Curiosity (Spacecraft)
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