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Mars in a Minute: How Hard is It to Land Curiosity on Mars?

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Landing a spacecraft on a distant planet is the most difficult part of a mission. Scientists use animation to show how difficult it is to land on Mars. Part of the “Mars in a Minute” series.

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Runtime: 59 seconds

Mars in a Minute
Episode 1
59 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Mars in a Minute
Episode 2
59 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Mars in a Minute
Episode 2
59 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Mars in a Minute
Episode 4
59 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Mars in a Minute
Episode 5
1 minute
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Mars in a Minute
Episode 6
59 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Mars in a Minute
Episode 7
59 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Mars in a Minute
Episode 8
59 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12