A New Asteroid Mining Mission!

Published on Aug 19, 2016
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A New Asteroid Mining Mission!

The future is bright for those of you who want to be asteroid miners! You might soon get your chance!

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Sources:
https://deepspaceindustries.com/first...
http://www.space.com/33714-nasa-deep-...
http://www.techinsider.io/spacex-rock...
https://deepspaceindustries.com/mining/
http://www.nasa.gov/feature/nextstep-...

Relevant Images:
Prospector-1 infographic (Credit: Deep Space Industries): http://deepspaceindustries.com/wp-con...
Asteroids (Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech): https://www.nasa.gov/images/content/7...
Lockheed Martin deep space habitat concept (Credit: Lockheed Martin): https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/fi...
Sierra Nevada concept (Credit: Sierra Nevada Corp.): http://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/fil...
Mars (Credit: NASA): http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/images/mars/2...