Deltion Innovations aims to design a drill that would prospect for water, ice and resources on the moon and beyond.
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The measure is part of a wider revision of the 2009 mining law that led to Indonesia's export edicts and other regulations.
The move comes only three months after U.S. President Barack Obama signed a space exploitation law.
Mining hits a BRIC wall.
Once a figment of science fiction films, the sometimes risky notion of mining in space may soon become a reality if asteroid miners have their way.
Three of the world's top mining companies are now trading over 90% below their boom year highs as the 2016 commodity sell-off gathers pace.
What Planetary Resources' 3D-printed model so impressive is the fact that it’s made entirely out of metal that’s not from Earth.
Eight of the world's highest elevation mines are in one country
Mexican authorities say about 450 tonnes of material was released.
For all the wrong reasons.
Russia, Canada, Norway, Denmark and the United States are posturing for Arctic supremacy.
Metals discovered from exploration worth about $700 billion.
Base metals rally across the board on hopes of Chinese government intervention in physical and futures markets and long overdue domestic output cuts.
While the law lets citizens mine, sell and own riches mined in space, it does not grant sovereignty, ownership, exclusive rights or jurisdiction over any celestial body.
After five trying years, RAB Capital Founder and President Philip Richards sees the light at the end of the tunnel.
Until now, there was no legislature clarifying issues such as whether resources mined from celestial bodies could be sold on Earth.
Junior focused on its Hermosa property located in Santa Cruz County, Arizona.
Operations at Myra Falls were suspended in April.
Zinc is the top pick at LME Week, the metal world's largest annual gathering, amid speculation that as with zinc Glencore could ride to rescue of nickel.
ATAC Resources is developing Canada’s only Carlin-type gold district in the Yukon.
Veteran investment strategist Joe McAlinden reverses view, predicts recovery for gold, oil and housing
With the markets in whiplash mode, Joe McAlinden, founder of McAlinden Research Partners and former chief global strategist with Morgan Stanley Investment Management, believes volatility is going to stick around for a while, and we might see a correction double of what we've had so far.
With the Yuan devaluation, interest rate hikes, and stock market volatility, Eric Coffin explores what commodities merit your investment dollars.
Billions wiped from mining sector as Chinese manufacturing activity contracts to a six-and-half year low.
The Northern Territory Chief Minister has threatened to close Glencore's McArthur River operation if the miner does not improve its environmental practices.
Net loss of $26.8 million, or $0.07 per share