Max Goes To Mars: A Science Adventure With Max The Dog

byJeffrey BennettIllustratorAlan Okamoto

April 1, 2015|
Max Goes To Mars: A Science Adventure With Max The Dog by Jeffrey Bennett
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This is the updated edition of the first children’s book ever launched into space and read aloud by astronauts from the International Space Station

Come with Max as he takes off on his next exciting science adventure, this time joining astronauts on the first human mission to Mars. Equipped with a specially designed spacesuit, Max sniffs for signs of microscopic life. Will he find any? Read the exciting story to find out, and to learn how his trip to Mars helps his young friend Tori reflect on the beauty and fragility of our own planet Earth. Max Goes to Mars is more than just a fun story. Educationally designed “Big Kid Boxes” along the sides of the pages help children and parents learn about Mars as the adventure unfolds. This second edition is fully updated to incorporate the latest scientific discoveries about Mars.
Jeffrey Bennett, winner of the 2013 American Institute of Physics Science Communication Award, is an astrophysicist and educator who proposed the idea for and helped develop the Voyage Scale Model Solar System—the first science-oriented exhibit approved for permanent installation on the National Mall in Washington, DC. He is also the a...
Title:Max Goes To Mars: A Science Adventure With Max The DogFormat:Picture BooksProduct dimensions:32 pages, 11 X 11 X 0.4 inShipping dimensions:32 pages, 11 X 11 X 0.4 inPublished:April 1, 2015Publisher:Big Kid ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1937548449

ISBN - 13:9781937548445

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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