What a trip!

Juno traveled to the planet, Jupiter. Photo - NASA

Juno traveled to the planet, Jupiter.
Photo – NASA

Level 3

In August 2011, the United States sent a spacecraft to Jupiter. The spacecraft is called Juno.

Juno arrived safely!

In July 2016, Juno arrived at Jupiter.

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Story reprinted from The Westcoast Reader newspaper,  September / October 2016

One-way trip to Mars

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A manned mission to Mars.
Illustration – NASA

One-way trip to Mars
Adapted from The Vancouver and The Province
by Nila Gopaul
Level 3

Twenty-four people will take
a one-way trip to Mars.
Starting in 2024, a group of four
will go to the red planet
every two years.
The flight will take about seven months.

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