He envisions people living in big glass-carbon fiber domes on the surface, with additional areas mined out below the surface by robots for "industrial" uses.
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GFMS forecasts the platinum market will return to a small deficit in 2016 and the deficit in palladium will deepen.
PolyMet says the NorthMet Project will annually produce 72 million pounds of copper, 15.4 million pounds of nickel, 720,000 pounds of cobalt and 106,000 troy ounces of precious metals.
Space Agency in search of potential business partners as US government denies further funding.
First spacecraft to land in a comet wakes up from 10 years of hibernation.
Selected names will be etched on a microchip aboard the spacecraft headed to the asteroid Bennu in only two years.
A researcher from the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics says there are likely 'few' ore-bearing asteroids.