From planetary to space mining: prospects for sustainable development

Arkadiy Ursul, Tatiana Ursul, S. Kudryavtsev, C. Yoo, A. Zhussupbekov
2019 MATEC Web of Conferences  
The article considers sustainable mining development as one of the most important problems of achieving global stability as a solution to the contradiction between the growing needs of mankind and the presence of limits of the biosphere in their provision. It is expected that sustainable mountain development will continue in both the planetary and space dimensions, and these processes will unfold in close cooperation. Having joined the space industry, sustainable space mining will contribute to
more » ... the formation of extraterrestrial basis of the future wide space exploration by mankind.
doi:10.1051/matecconf/201926506015 fatcat:v2tomqxfwjhtpd37ojwk7k7itm