This plan could significantly reduce the cost of space travel.

Asteroid-Mining Plan Would Bake Water Out of Bagged-Up Space Rocks

“Optical mining” could allow huge amounts of asteroid water to be tapped, advocates say.

from FB-RSS feed for ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) http://www.space.com/30582-asteroid-mining-water-propulsion.html

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