Space Mining

The Only Thing Holding Back Asteroid Mining Is... Lawyers

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.09.2014 | UK Tech

US legislators are considering a bill to make it legal for private companies to turn asteroids into 'filling stations' for futuristic space craft. ...

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 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...