in outer space, beyond earth's atmosphere

on celestial bodies such as planets, moons, asteroids and comets, various valuable materials and  substances can be found in abundance.

As technology advances, exploiting these resources for activities in space, such as exploration, colonization, and for supporting life, becomes increasingly important.

Space Resources

refers to the collection, analysis, and dissemination of information related to the utilization and exploitation of resources in space.

It involves gathering data, knowledge, and insights about various aspects of space resources, including their presence, abundance, composition, accessibility, and potential applications, as well as about several related multifaceted issues that require careful consideration and responsible management, as they raise significant challenges and concerns.