Asteroid Mining vs. Cloud Mining May 3, 2006Posted by shubber in Uncategorized.
Many of you already know my views on the claims of asteroid mining proponents – in particular the “I’ve never taken an Econ 101 class and don’t know the most fundamental concepts of supply, demand, and market-clearing prices” claim that many asteroids have TRILLIONS of dollars of precious metals just waiting for a smart VC to fund Company X to go extract.
Well, i’ve found a much more achievable mining opportunity, courtesy of this brilliant website:
Because, you know, every cloud has a silver lining…
…and that silver has a market value.