SEMAA Sixth Graders
Welcome Mars Explorers
Use the information on this page to explore the living conditions and topographic features of Mars as students operate a remote control vehicle on a simulated Martian surface. Students will also get lost in space as they explore and compare the environments of Earth, Saturn and Pluto.
Mars and Rovers
NASA Selects Student's Entry as New Mars Rover Name
NASA's Mars Science Laboratory rover, scheduled for launch in 2011, has a new name thanks to a sixth-grade student from Kansas.
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Five Years and Still Roving Mars
The Mars rovers, Spirit and Opportunity, were expected to work for three months, maybe six. But five years later, they are still exploring the Red Planet.
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› Watch Opportunity video →
Our Solar System
Students can learn about the solar system and all the planets, as well as find comparison charts between all of the planets. Explanations of items such as the Kuiper Belt, Oort Cloud and more are ...
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