Posts Tagged: Asteroids

November 16, 2016

On The Occasion of the Luxembourg Space Resources Law In the early 15th Century there was an explosion in scientific knowledge.  Many discoveries were made in navigation and ship building. The political leadership of the time understood the power of these technical advances and made a series of decisions that altered the world. Around 1415…

January 7, 2016

The future of space colonization and industrialization can now be visualized. Planetary Resources, in collaboration with our partner 3D Systems, have developed the first ever direct metal print from asteroid metals. At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) today in Las Vegas, NV., we unveiled the geometric object on the Engadget stage. (WATCH the full video…

October 30, 2015

There is a lot of buzz when an asteroid flies by Earth. You might read a news stories like “NASA Rules Out Earth Impact in 2036 for Asteroid Apophis”, or “Trillion-Dollar Asteroid’ Zooms by Earth as Scientists Watch”. Organizations like the Catalina Sky Survey, NASA, and Minor Planet Center have vast databases full of information…