Mars mission is next step in intensifying Middle East space race
New countries are drawing their gaze to the heavens and away from their controversies on Earth. In the quest to conquer outer space, there are more players than the United States, Russia and China. John Beck takes a closer look in Bloomberg Businessweek at the surprisingly advanced and remarkably ambitious plans of Middle Eastern nations like the U.A.E and Saudi Arabia of going to Mars.
From Bloomberg Businessweek