International space Agency, for several years, tracking the location of the asteroid Psyche. According to preliminary estimates, the value of all minerals are on the asteroid is 10 quadrillion US dollars.
Giant asteroid in orbit between Jupiter and Mars is almost entirely composed of Nickel and gold. The team of scientists believes NASA’s upcoming expedition one of the most significant over the past 15 years, thanks to her, they will be able to determine the actual value of the contents of psyche. And also, perhaps, to make discovery of the cosmic body, which is composed entirely of ferrous and precious metals.
Roughly, this expedition is planned for 2022. The expedition team will include scientists, NASA staff, researchers minerals.