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How Do You Mine an Asteroid? Luxembourg Wants to Pioneer the Practice
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
It's one thing for a business plan to aim for the stars, but it's another thing entirely for a country to pin their dreams on reaching asteroids. Astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson has predicted that the first trillionaire will make their fortune by exploiting asteroid resources. "Our goal is to put into place an overall framework for the exploration and commercial use of resources from 'celestial bodies' such as asteroids, or from the moon," Etienne Schneider, Luxembourg's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Economy said, according to CNBC. read more


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