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


#1

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.”

More:
nbcnews.com/mach/space/next-frontier-space-miners-are-universe-s-future-tycoons-n698711


#2

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


#3

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


#4

The ocean floors are far more amenable to mining.

ICXC NIKA


#5

Job expected just that :slight_smile:

ICXC NIKA


#6

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