scientists they discovered that asteroid Psyche 16 It consists of heavy metals whose value is calculated in 700 quintillion dollarsso it can be billionaires to all people on earth, reported the oil price portal.
According to the American environment, this space object lies between March and Jupiter, about 750,000 million kilometers from earth, and it contains enough heavy metals (for example gold, iron and nickel) so that every inhabitant of our planet gets one trillion dollars. the NASA plans to explore the asteroid from 2022.
"The"gold titans"Now they control hundreds of the most productive properties in the world, but the 4 or 5 million ounces of gold they take to the market each year are pale compared to the conquests in space," he said. Scott Moore, CEO of EuroSun Mining.
But John Zarnecki, professor and president of the Royal Astronomical Society of UK, it is estimated that it takes about 25 years to get a "conceptual demonstration" if it is possible to extract gold from space and half a century to begin commercial production. All of this is due to two key factors: the economic profitability and the development of our space technology.