To play online press the screenshot above and then the start button. Or you can download the game and play offline.
16 missions to Mars in a fun online game for astronomy.
"Mars Missions" is a free online knowledge level game, used to explore and study the Missions to Mars.
It is a historical record of space crafts sent to Mars on different missions. Short flash game for desktop computers, laptops and tablets, which may be played in the web browser.
The Astronomy Knowledge Board include 18 clickable pictures to play with. Part of the Interactive Astronomy Observatory educational tools.
This fun educational class may answer some of the following questions:
What missions have been launched to Mars?
Which is the first Mars exploration mission?
Which are Mars successful missions?
Is there operational missions on Mars now?
How many nations have launched a mission to Mars?
Which is the first successful mission to Marsr?
How to play Mars Missions
Click one of 18 missions, situated on the left panel to load the rocket with the spacecraft, and launch it.
The rocket will fly to Mars and show if the missions is successful or not.
There are only 10 rockets available, use them wisely.
Every launched mission will appear on the right panel with more info about its fate, when rolling over it.
Know 18 missions to Mars. The launching country. Year of launch. And if they were successful or not.
Winning the game rewards +1 Knowledge Level on planeta42.com website.
The download version(bottom of the page) include an executable file for Windows OS with local levels only.
Orbiters, landers and rovers included in this game are:
Viking 1, Nozomi, Mariner 8, Mars 2, Fobos 1, Mars Express, Mariner 6, Mars Climate Orbiter, Fobos-Grunt, Mangalyaan, Mars Odyssey, Mars 96, Phoenix, Mars 1M , Curiosity, Opportunity.