The Next Frontier: Space Miners are the Universe's Future Tycoons

The next gold rush will be intergalactic.

In 2009, a collection of astronauts, academics, and aerospace industrialists convened to review NASA’s present and future plans for manned space flight. Informally dubbed the “Augustine Commission,” the more-stuffily named Review of United States Human Space Flight Plans Committee determined that our ultimate goal ought to be nothing less than “to chart a path for human expansion into the solar system.”


The growth of public-private partnerships and more private ventures in space is a promising development.

I don’t believe it. We are no closer to getting into space than you are to see God in your own flesh.

The ocean floors are far more amenable to mining.


Job expected just that :slight_smile:


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