Far-Out Guide to Mercury

Far-Out Guide to Mercury

by Mary Kay Carson


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Cratered Mercury is the Smallest and Fastest planet in the solar system. Temperatures there vary more than on any other planet. How do we know this?

Spacecraft from Earth have visited Mercury and taught us a lot about this tiny, rocky planet. Learn about the amazing missions, the dedicated scientists who plan them, and lots of far-out facts about the closest planet to the Sun.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781598451818
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/01/2010
Series: Far-Out Guide to the Solar System Series
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.10(d)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 5

Chapter 1 Mysterious Mercury 8

Mercury at a Glance 20

Fast Facts About Mercury 21

Mercury Timeline of Exploration and Discovery 24

Chapter 2 Messenger to Mercury 27

Chapter 3 What's Next for Mercury? 38

Words to Know 44

Find out More and Get Updates 46

Index 48

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Ceres, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto, Haumea, Makemake, and Eris