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Billionaires have their eyes on the sky

Planetary Resources is a new company based in California, with some big backers and even bigger ideas.

The company is bankrolled by people like Google founder Larry Page and Hollywood director James Cameron, and they plan is to mine asteroids in outer space.

Click on the link below to hear science writer Andrew Fazekas talk to Dave about the plan, and the implications for space travel.

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