Mining


Luxembourg Invests 200 Million Euros in Asteroid Mining

Luxembourg Invests 200 Million Euros in Asteroid Mining

The tiny country that is Luxembourg is to fund space mining ventures for the future. In fact, it has set aside 200 million euro...

Jun 6 2016, 3:43am CDT

Mining space

Space Mining For Commercial Profits and the Implications for the Entire Human Race

Since man first launched Sputnik 1 to space in 1957, man has believed in his ability to conquer space and harvest its treasures...

Feb 24 2016, 1:48pm CST

Luxembourg up for Asteroid Mining Mission

Luxembourg up for Asteroid Mining in Space

Luxembourg and Google's Larry Burke team up for asteroid mining mission....

Feb 3 2016, 10:11am CST

US Asteroid Mining Law May Violate UN Space Treaty

US Asteroid Mining Law May Violate UN Space Treaty

Some have said that the race to own space via asteroid mining is a very wrong and illegal act....

Nov 30 2015, 4:45am CST

President Obama Signs Space Mining Bill into Law

President Obama Signs Space Mining Bill into Law

President Barack Obama has signed a space mining bill that will pave the way for the future access to asteroids for the mineral...

Nov 27 2015, 5:55am CST

Mining Giants Also Support New Global Climate Change Agreement

Mining Giants Also Support New Global Climate Change Agreement

Several MNCs that are known for mining fossil fuels such as coal, gas and oil have jumped on board the climate change bandwagon...

Oct 15 2015, 8:22am CDT

Noting tech needs, mining companies seek graphite

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Tear apart an electric car's rechargeable battery and you'll find a mineral normally associated with N...

Feb 27 2014, 4:51am CST

Nvidia Is About To Steal The Cryptocurrency Mining Crown From AMD

Nvidia Set To Steal The Cryptocurrency Mining Crown From AMD

Buried on the 17th page of Tom’s Hardware’s GeForce GTX 750 Ti graphics card review is a simple benchmark that could dramatical...

Feb 21 2014, 12:33am CST

Bitcoin Mining Goes into Overdrive

Bitcoin Mining Goes into Overdrive

A Bitcoin developer was able to sell off as much as $8 million in hardware in a day’s time. It looks like Bitcoin mining has go...

Dec 3 2013, 6:56am CST

Pandora is Mining User Registration Data for Advertisers

Pandora is Mining User Registration Data for Advertisers

Pandora has gone beyond the ordinary cookie. The startup is to track followers by the mining of user data. This is a progressiv...

Nov 16 2013, 2:43am CST

Holiday Gift Guide 2012: LEGO City 4202 Mining Truck

Holiday Gift Guide 2012: LEGO City 4202 Mining Truck

This item will be a special lightning deal only on Amazon later today....

Nov 12 2012, 10:00am CST

Planetary Resources Inc. unveils Astroid Mining Plans Today

Planetary Resources Inc. unveils Astroid Mining Plans Today

Planetary Resources Inc. goes where mankind has not been yet - Astroids. Backed by space fanatic billionaires including James C...

Apr 24 2012, 2:07am CDT

Caterpillar Robotic Mining Truck in the Works

Caterpillar Robotic Mining Truck in the Works

The Carenegie Mellon University Robotics Institute, winner of last year's DARPA Urban Challenge, works with Caterpillar on auto...

Sep 10 2008, 10:12am CDT