New space mining policy needed, says Colorado School of Mines

New space mining policy needed, says Colorado School of Mines

A group of researchers call for policies to be developed to ensure the advancement of the industry

Exploration

21 FEBRUARY 2019
UNSW engineers to investigate viability of lunar mining

UNSW engineers to investigate viability of lunar mining

UNSW team wants to help potential investors understand the costs and risks of mining beyond Earth

Investment

08 FEBRUARY 2019
Mining on the moon? ArianeGroup examining the potential

Mining on the moon? ArianeGroup examining the potential

ArianeGroup and the European Space Agency sign agreement to prepare for a moon mining mission

Innovation

29 JANUARY 2019
Space mining will happen… Just don't believe the timetable

Space mining will happen… Just don't believe the timetable

Ailbhe Goodbody attended Robin Ince + Chris Hadfield's Space Shambles in London's Royal Albert Hall

Exploration

18 JUNE 2018
Mining… To the moon and back

Mining… To the moon and back

Space travel has made it back into the headlines again - it is an idea that definitely isn't going away...

Exploration

06 APRIL 2017
Mining's final frontier

Mining's final frontier

Mining in space may sound like science fiction. However, it is getting closer and closer to becoming...

Editor's comment

06 MAY 2015