NASA is preparing to drill the moon and asteroids

NASA готовится бурить Луну и астероиды

The project NextSTEP-2 NASA experts have begun to collect and analyse solutions and technologies that can facilitate the exploration of Mars and the moon.

With special interest for scientists technical solutions and methods of mining. Water and other vital minerals is expected to produce directly from the lunar soil, thereby increasing the autonomy of future expeditions to the moon and Mars.

Each year, NASA will select one to 3 of the most viable projects and to provide financing at the initial stage.