Living on Mars - Coming in Jan 2024

Let’s get a taste of what’s it like to be an astronaut on Mars.

Workshop Living on Mars 1440x900 1
About the workshop

What does life on Mars look like to you?

In this simulation workshop, students will get to discover what it’s like to be an astronaut on the red planet as well as experience what the Martian atmosphere is like in comparison to Earth. During this workshop, students are presented with simulated challenges on the “Mars base,” and as astronauts, they are required to fix and resolve.


Mon - Thu


9:00 | 10:00 | 11:00


90 mins

Recommended Age

11 to 14


Alif - The Mobility Pavilion

Package options

  • Max 30 students
  • Includes an engaging science show and an exciting tour of our pavilions!
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AED 1,900 per school group


AED 1,350 per school group

Learning Objectives

This workshop will help students

  • Analyse how solar energy can be useful on Mars and compare the Martian atmosphere to Earth’s.
  • Apply teamwork skills and appreciate their importance for a group of astronauts.
  • Evaluate an astronaut’s diet in space.


Designed by the award-winning Foster + Partners, Alif features a partly underground, partly open-air 330-metre track for you to see cutting-edge mobility devices in action.

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