Mining near-Earth asteroids

Date:15 August 2012 Tags:, ,

In April, a group of aerospace veterans and investors announced an audacious venture: a company, Planetary Resources, dedicated to mining near-Earth asteroids for raw materials, ranging from water to precious metals. Hear what Planetary Resources has to say about the initiative…

Read the cover story, “How to mine an asteroid”, which appeared in PM’s September 2012 issue.