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Books Books 1 - 8 of about 8 related to Roving Mars: Spirit, Opportunity, and the Exploration of the Red Planet.   

Mars Rover Curiosity: An Inside Account from Curiosity's Chief Engineer

Rob Manning, William L. Simon - Technology & Engineering - 2014 - 240 pages
The firsthand account of the trials and tribulations of engineering one of the most complex pieces of space technology, the Mars Rover Curiosity, by its chief engineer Rob ...
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Destination Mars: New Explorations of the Red Planet

Rod Pyle - Science - 2012 - 205 pages
In the next decade, NASA, by itself and in collaboration with the European Space Agency, is planning a minimum of four separate missions to Mars. Clearly, exciting times are ...
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Exploring Mars: Secrets of the Red Planet

Scientific American Editors - Technology & Engineering - 2012 - 130 pages
Exploring Mars: Secrets of the Red Planet by the Editors of Scientific American Our nearest planetary neighbor has been the subject of endless fascination and wide-ranging ...
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Mars Exploration Rover "OPPORTUNITY", Vol 1 2003-2004

Dave Lane - 2008 - 279 pages
In 2003, NASA launched two Mars Exploration Rovers named "Spirit" & "Opportunity" on a voyage of discovery to the Red Planet. Both Rovers had a projected lifetime on Mars of ...
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Red Rover: Inside the Story of Robotic Space Exploration, from Genesis to ...

Roger Wiens - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 233 pages
The principle investigator for the ChemCam instrument on the Curiosity rover and a scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Wiens traces the ups and downs of the new era of ...
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Exploration and Engineering: The Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the Quest for ...

Erik M. Conway - Science - 2015 - 416 pages
Although the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, has become synonymous with the United States’ planetary exploration during the past half century, its most ...
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Curiosity: An Inside Look at the Mars Rover Mission and the People Who Made ...

Rod Pyle - Science - 2014 - 217 pages
The story of the people who designed, built, launched, landed, and are now operating the Mars rover Curiosity Award-winning science writer Rod Pyle provides a behind-the-scenes ...
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Water and the Search for Life on Mars

David Harland - Science - 2005 - 239 pages
Provides a comprehensive account of the recent ‘Spirit’ and ‘Opportunity’ Mars Exploration Rover missions. Relates how NASA/ESA have sought evidence of life on Mars, with the ...
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