Space Mining: Moon or Asteroids Infographic

Source advantages in space mining.

 

As industry moves beyond Earth, it will become increasingly important to locally source the raw materials needed to support a growing space economy. Several companies are already working to make space mining a reality. But where should the mining take place? Moon Express and Shackleton Energy are placing their bets on the moon, while Deep Space Industries and Planetary Resources are setting their sights on near Earth asteroids.

Where would you mine?

 

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