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Science Cafe: Asteroid Mining - Science Fiction or Opportunity?

Tuesday, June 4, 2013


June 2013 in Kirkland

Not just an idea out of science fiction, asteroid mining is gaining traction. New companies plan to harvest raw materials, ranging from water to precious metals, from these rocky near-Earth objects. At the June Eastside Science Café, join Planetary Resources, Inc.’s Chris Lewicki to explore why asteroids are attractive sources of a range of raw materials and how this fits with the future of space exploration.

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