Stuff You Should Know


Society & Culture

Chart Positions

Top 200 25
Society & Culture 5

How do landfills work? How do mosquitos work? Join Josh and Chuck as they explore the Stuff You Should Know about everything from genes to the Galapagos in this podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

How Asteroid Mining Could Work

June 28th, 2011

Episode 341 of 952 episodes

There may be trillions of dollars' worth of resources in asteroids, and some scientists believe we could mine nearby asteroids. Join Josh and Chuck as they explore how asteroid mining might work (and why we haven't done it yet).

Featured Podcast