Topic: Mars

DIDI offers workshop on designing concepts of habitation on Mars

The Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation has announced a three-day workshop called Living on Mars that will teach participants how to develop concepts of habitation on Mars. With the Emirates Mars Mission revealing details of the Mars 2117 plan that aims to … More

Mars Science City project in Dubai to be designed by Bjarke Ingels

Emirati scientists, engineers and designers from the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre will work in collaboration with Danish architecture studio Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) to design the Mars Science City project, a $140 Million USD (AED 500 million) research city that simulates life on … More

Dubai professor develops ‘space gum’ for UAE-planned Mars mission

A Dubai-based professor aims to play her part in supporting the UAE’s ambitions for travel to Mars by developing space gum, Arabian Business reports. Dr Franziska Apprich, an assistant professor at Canadian University Dubai (CUD), is working with a colleague at New York … More