Comments for: Asteroids may yield precious metals, cosmic riches

Posted April 24, 2012, at 10:18 p.m.

SEATTLE — Using space-faring robots to mine precious metals from asteroids almost sounds easy when former astronaut Tom Jones describes it — practically like clearing a snow-covered driveway. Jones, an adviser to a bold venture that aims to extract gold, platinum and rocket fuel from the barren space rocks, said …

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