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Emirates launches first Mars probe with help from UC Berkeley – Mirage News

The Hope Probe will circle Mars on a 55-day orbit, analyzing its atmosphere. (Photo courtesy of the United Arab Emirates Hope Mars Mission) At 2:58 p.m….

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The Hope Probe will circle Mars on a 55-day orbit, analyzing its atmosphere. (Photo courtesy of the United Arab Emirates Hope Mars Mission)
At 2:58 p.m. PDT today (Sunday, July 19), the United Arab Emirates (UAE) successfully launched an interplanetary probe – the first by any country in the Arab world – thanks, in part, to science collaboration, training and instrument components provided by the University of California, Berkeley’s Space Sciences Laboratory (SSL).
The Emirates Mars Mission’s …

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