Scientists plan new method of Moon mining
Harvesting lunar resources using autonomous robot swarms Metal Tech News - September 15, 2021
Last updated 7/12/2022 at 12:42pm
A research team at the University of Arizona recently received $500,000 in NASA funding for a project to advance space mining methods through the use of autonomous robots, swarms of them.
"It's really exciting to be at the forefront of a new field," said interim head of the Department of Mining and Geological Engineering, as well as the David & Edith Lowell Chair in Mining and Geological En...