Mars Sundial to Help Teach Kids About Time, Sun

Publication: National Geographic News   Date: December 9, 2003   View Article

If all goes according to plan this coming January, the twin Spirit and Opportunity rovers will land on Mars. At that same time continuously updated images of sundials built by school children and individuals around the world will launch on the Internet.

The link between the two lies in science and the sun.

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