Millions of miles from Earth, robotic rovers are exploring the surface of Mars, searching for the telltale signs of life. The amazing story of our exploration of the Red Planet is brought to life in this richly illustrated book with accompanying detailed model of the rover Perseverance. The history of Mars exploration is covered in this fascinating book for young armchair explorers. From orbitors to rovers, each impressive scientific milestone is profiled in depth as historic achievements are made. After becoming space scientists in training, kids can turn their attention to building the 15-inch long scale model of the rover Perseverance with easy to follow instructions and simple slot-together cardstock pieces.