View Full Version : NASA’s Sci-Fi Vision: Robots Could Help Humanity Mine Asteroids

2013-Jun-14, 03:30 PM
In a few generations of robotics, we’ll see mighty machines able to fully construct themselves and operate from the surface of asteroids — providing applications for mining, NASA researchers say in a new study. The scientists are convinced that this type of research is not only possible, but also able to support itself financially. (Costs [...]

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