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Space Crafts S3 • E5

Could Asteroid Mining Fuel Deep Space Travel?

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Published on Sep 9, 2018

If we want to travel to and live on other worlds, asteroids may provide the right resources for life in deep space.

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NASA Moves Up Launch of Psyche Mission to a Metal Asteroid
https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.ph...
“Psyche, NASA's Discovery Mission to a unique metal asteroid, has been moved up one year with launch in the summer of 2022, and with a planned arrival at the main belt asteroid in 2026 -- four years earlier than the original timeline.”

Asteroid Mining Might Just Work—If Only We Can Land on the Dang Things
https://gizmodo.com/asteroid-mining-m...
“Companies are in the earliest stages of developing ways to mine asteroids for resources usable for space colonization. Spacecraft meant to study and take advantage of asteroid resources up close will have to survive the environments of their utterly unearthly hosts.”

Asteroids | NASA
https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/small-bo...
“Asteroids, sometimes called minor planets, are rocky remnants left over from the early formation of our solar system about 4.6 billion years ago”

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