Do you remember Weyland and Seegon corporations from Alien Isolation? They were the guys involved with deep space exploration, colonization and space mining! Basically, science-fiction today is reality tomorrow…
Certain countries and companies are already investing in space mining! Seriously; this is either really cool (as a bold endeavor), or a shame that we are extending our reach in the universe just to subtract more from it. The mineral payload found in asteroids could be exponential, but will it offset the hardware and logistics costs involved in extraction?
What are your thoughts on asteroid mining? Do you think it’s immoral that we keep taking from the universe instead of putting back, or are you just excited that we are adventuring into space?
Read more about Asteroid Mining here.
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