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The Profit Motive Drove Us to the New World but It Can’t Drive Us to Colonize Space

The economics of space colonization

The inner solar system is home to virtually unlimited resources, but they cannot benefit us here on Earth. An influx of precious and rare-Earth metals into the world markets will collapse prices down to a fraction. With the astronomical cost of extracting them, the…



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Erasmo Acosta

Casualty of Corporate America. Sci-fi writer. Science Junkie. Learn about my dystopian novel K3+ at