Will Deep Space Industries Pull a Facebook, or Will They Work With Other Companies

For years, people have been reading about companies like Planetary Resources, Virgin Galactic and SpaceX, which have been promosing to take people to space commercially. With Virgin Galactic being primarily for tourists, SpaceX focusing on helping out NASA and Planetary Resources being wrapped up in research, Deep Space Industries today unveiled concepts for a new fleet of asteroid mining spacecraft.

Will they partner with other companies, or will they attempt to beat them to the punch? Either way, it is incredibly exciting to see people heading back to the stars again. With Earth in dire need of fresh resources, companies like Deep Space Industries will surely be the ones to lead the way.

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Jesse Merkel

Jesse currently works as a Content Engineer for HubShout, LLC. In the past, he wrote about the political scene in his hometown of Rochester, NY for Examiner.com. Prior to becoming a writer, Jesse worked as a professional guitarist and private music instructor for over seven and a half years, while also volunteering on several local and national political campaigns. These days, Jesse enjoys writing about music, movies and pop culture, and is a die hard Trekker.

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