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Asteroid is filled with so much precious metal it’d make everyone on Earth a billionaire

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By Becca Monaghan – August 8, 2021

NASA is launching a mission to study an asteroid worth more than $10,000 quadrillion – which is said to contain so much precious metal that everyone on Earth would be a billionaire if its precious cargo was divided among mankind.

Psyche 16 – first spotted back in March 1852 – is a 124 mile-wide space rock that will be the primary focus of NASA’s project, which is set to launch in August 2022.

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