Asteroid Mining

Astronomers Find 12 Asteroids Close Enough To Mine

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK Tech

Until now we've filed the idea of mining asteroids into the same 'nice idea, let's wait 100 years' box as Elon Musk's Hyperloop and the release of Hal...

Asteroid Miners To Launch First Satellites In 2014

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK Tech

A private project to mine asteroids for vital resources will launch a series of miniature satellites in 2014 to scope out elements of the mission. ...

Asteroid Set To Graze Earth 'Worth $195 Billion' Say Space Mining Companies

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.04.2013 | UK Tech

An asteroid which is set to make an uncomfortably close pass by the Earth on Friday would be worth $195 billion if we could capture it and mine its re...

Deep Space Industries Enters Race To Mine Asteroids

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.03.2013 | UK Tech

Another company is set to enter the race to mine asteroids for precious resources. Deep Space Industries says it wants to build an entire fleet of ...

James Cameron, Eric Schmidt, Sergey Brin And Larry Page Plan Asteroid Mining

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK Tech

A new world of resources is about to open up in outer space and it's backed by some pretty big investors: film director James Cameron and Google billi...