A touching record of Mars exploration robot Opportunity, which miraculously survived 60 times longer than its expected lifespan, exploring 45 kilometers over the course of 15 years.
- Book Intro
(Russian) Я Opportunity, робот-марсоход
Один робот отправляется в космос. Маленький робот по имени Opportunity ростом в полтора метра, который питается солнечной энергией и проезжает всего пять сантиметров в секунду. Его отправили исследовать Марс, где он должен был проработать 90 дней. Однако Opportunity продержался в 60 раз дольше и оставил нам записи о своей удивительной экспедиции длиною в 15 лет.
(English) I'm Opportunity, a Mars Exploration Robot
A robot travels in the universe. It is a little robot called Opportunity, which is 150 cm high and can move only 5 cm per second. Opportunity was launched for Mars expedition and its life expectancy at Mars was 90 SOL, which is approximately 90 days in Earth time. However, against all expectations, Opportunity lived 15 years and completed its mission of Mars exploration.
- About the Author
Lee Hyeon (F) was born in Ganggyeong, South Chungcheong Province, and she studied Nursing and Children’s Literature in college. She currently works as head nurse at an oriental hospital and holds lectures about children’s literature at a college.
She won the Litetary Award by Children’s Literature magazine and Jupyeong Children Play Award. Books she has written include My Will, I Have a secret, The Best Present Mom Received and I Am a Wolf. She also works as a lecturer on Korea, global citizenship training, picture books and humanities, and continues to see, read, listen and think to enlarge her imagination for writing.
(Vietnamese) Vì thích vẽ và sáng tạo ra mọi thứ nên đã học kiến trức nhưng cuối cùng lại trở thành một người vẽ tranh minh họa. Tôi cố gắng kể những câu chuyện cuộc sống xuất hiện khi sống cùng vợ và hai con thông qua các cuốn sách tranh. "Đài phun nước màu xanh" là tác phẩm đầu tay.
(English) Choi Kyungsik (M) studied Architecture because he liked to draw and create something, and now he has finally became an illustrator. He tries to tell the stories that come to his mind during everyday life with his wife and two children in his picture books. A Blue Fountain is the first picture book he wrote and illustrated.
(Indonesian) penulis menyukai lukisan dan ia belajar tentang bangunan sehinga ia memutuskan menjadi ilustrator. Penulis berusaha menampilkan cerita yang muncul dalam kehidupan bersama istri dan dua anaknya dengan buku bergambar. Buku 'air mancur biru' ini merupakan buku pertama yang ia tulis dan gambar.