Asteroids contain metals worth quintillions of dollars – but mining them won’t necessarily make your richer than Bezos or Musk
Asteroids aren’t just chunks of ice and rock, but storehouses of precious metals. The asteroid belt is estimated to contain $700 quintillion worth of resources. Mining for metals won’t make you richer than Bezos and Musk unless you can create your own monopoly. Flooding the market will only drive down prices.