Precious metals may lie beneath Moon's surface

Precious metals may lie beneath Moon's surface

New study suggests precious metals may be locked deep below the Moon's surface

Exploration

10 SEPTEMBER 2019
CU Boulder explores biomining in space

CU Boulder explores biomining in space

Researchers at CU Boulder have received a grant to investigate biomining in space

Exploration

05 AUGUST 2019
Opportunities in space, deep-sea mining

Opportunities in space, deep-sea mining

Seabed mining coming soon, the Moon needs exploration first

Exploration

30 APRIL 2019
Russia to join asteroid mining space race

Russia to join asteroid mining space race

Country with decades of space and mining experience wants in on asteroid hunt

Exploration

07 MARCH 2019
Moon mining soon to be a reality

Moon mining soon to be a reality

By 2030, the industrial-scale production of rocket fuel from water on the Moon could be a reality

Exploration

28 FEBRUARY 2019
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
Blockchain firm buys asteroid mining hopeful

Blockchain firm buys asteroid mining hopeful

Blockchain firm ConsenSys has bought asteroid mining hopeful Planetary Resources

Exploration

02 NOVEMBER 2018
Space mining; fantasy or reality?

Space mining; fantasy or reality?

The international legal minefield that is extra-terrestrial mining

Investment

29 OCTOBER 2018
Deltion joins with partner for space mining race

Deltion joins with partner for space mining race

Deltion, Moon Express hoping to mine the moon

Innovation

16 OCTOBER 2018
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
Is the future of mining in space?

Is the future of mining in space?

Mining companies need to keep track of many new technologies to identify the future trends in the industry...

Investment

04 APRIL 2018