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UC Berkeley mission will send satellites to Mars at a fraction of traditional costs

NASA has greenlighted a mission by University of California at Berkeley to put two satellites into orbit around Mars, university officials said this week. Dubbed EscaPADE — Escape and Plasma Acceleration and Dynamics Explorers — the mission would launch in October 2024 and be in orbit in 2026. The project is an effort by scientists […]