Scientific Explorer Mars Rover Launch & Land sends your astronaut-in-training on an imaginary journey to Mars! Build, launch and learn all about NASA’s Curiosity Rover and its research trip to Mars. Build your own rover, load it into the heat shield, place it into the launching cone and get ready for takeoff. Send your gear into the air and watch it parachute down to the landing map. The vehicle includes a pull-back motor to explore the Martian terrain, or wherever you send it. Includes a 5-Piece Curiosity Rover Model, Sky Crane Model, 2-Piece Heat Shield Model, Nylon Parachute, Mars Landing Map, Paper Launching Cone and Instructions. Recommended for children 6 years of age and older with adult supervision.