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Asteroid Gold-Rush begins - Luxembourg in bid to become 'Silicon valley of space mining'

5 monthes ago   |   By Daily Express

LUXEMBOURG became a world leader in satellite communication technologies in the 1980's, now it has set it's sights on becoming the ‘silicon valley' of asteroid mining by building a space mining empire capitalising on an industry worth trillions of pounds.
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