Dubai wins bid to host the International Astronautical Congress 2020 - Tahawul Tech

The Minister of State for Higher Education and Chairman of the UAE Space Agency, HE Dr. Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, has announced that the Dubai will be hosting the 71st International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in 2020. According to the Minister ...

Dubai is building a mock Martian city - Gears Of Biz

Someday, you could take a flying taxi from Dubai to a Martian city in the middle of the desert right here on Earth. In preparation for its plans to establish a settlement on the red planet, the United Arab Emirates has announced that it's building a 1 ...

Building The Red Planet on The Blue Planet: UAE Is Set To Initiate Mars Scientific City - PakWired

The UAE has launched a new project called the Mars Scientific City. As the name suggests, the project is the development of a city which will imitate life on mars. Mars Scientific City is a Dh500 million (Rs14.3 billion) project. The announcement of ...

Let's empower UAE with education: VP - MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Those who create the future do not surrender to luck or circumstance; planning the future is the first step in defining it, said His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE ...

Vote of confidence in UAE's space industry - Gulf Today

DUBAI: Minister of State for Higher Education and Chairman of the UAE Space Agency, Dr Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, said that hosting the 71st International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in the UAE in 2020 will highlight the outstanding status of the UAE's ...

UAE to build $132mn mock 'Martian City' in the desert (PHOTOS) - RT

The United Arab Emirates has announced plans to build a 'Martian City' on Earth in preparation for humanity's planned colonization of the Red Planet. The 1.9 million square foot (176,5151 square meters) Mars Science city project was launched by the UAE ...

UAE to host space conference in 2020 - Kuwait News Agency

DUBAI, Sept 29 (KUNA) -- The United Arab Emirates has won a bid to host the 71st International Astronautical Congress 2020, becoming the first country in the Middle East to hold the global space convention since its launch in 1950. Sheikh Mohammad Bin ...

Dubai is building a huge Mars city in the desert like it's NBD - Mashable

Dubai certainly doesn't shy away from grand, magnificent projects, but this is truly something else. SEE ALSO: There are many ways that companies can do good in this world, and now is the time to do it. The United Arab Emirates government has assigned ...

The UAE Is Building a Fake Martian City in the Middle of the Desert - Newsweek

We can't yet go to Mars, so why not bring Mars to Earth? That's the idea behind the United Arab Emirates' Mars Science City, which will mimic the conditions of Mars in the middle of the desert near Dubai. Unveiled Tuesday, the project is part of the ...