Space Mining Should Be a Global Project—But It’s Not Starting Off That Way

Exploiting the resources of outer space might be key to the future expansion of the human species. But researchers argue that the US is trying to skew the game in its favor, with potentially disastrous consequences. The enormous cost of lifting material into space means that any serious effort to colonize the solar system will … Continue reading Space Mining Should Be a Global Project—But It’s Not Starting Off That Way