Luxembourg Set to Launch Water-Powered Asteroid Mining Tech

Luxembourg is setting itself up to be Europe's space mining capital.

May 9, 2016

Luxembourg Wants To Lead The Race to Mine Asteroids

Luxembourg has announced a space resources initiative to encourage asteroid mining activities and develop itself into a hub for the exploration and use of space resources.

February 8, 2016

This Object Was 3D Printed from Asteroid Metals

Asteroid mining company Planetary Resources and 3D Systems have collaborated to reveal the first object 3D printed using asteroid material sourced from the Campo Del Cielo impact near Argentina.

January 9, 2016

Meet the Asteroid That’s Made of $5 Trillion Worth of Platinum

An asteroid, UW158, which recently zoomed past Earth, is made of a staggering $5 trillion dollars in platinum and presents significant potential for asteroid mining.

December 11, 2015

Historic Asteroid Property Rights Bill Signed Into Law

The signing of the U.S. Commercial Space Launch Competitiveness Act into law garners much praise from asteroid mining company Planetary Resources, Inc., but calls international treaties into question.

December 1, 2015

New Generation Gamma-Ray Spectroscope Can Detect Hidden Minerals in Asteroids

A new generation of planetary gamma-ray spectroscope has been developed which could detect valuable materials hidden within asteroids.

November 25, 2015
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