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**FILE** Officials with Planetary Resources, an asteroid mining company based in Bellevue, Wash., talk to reporters May 29, 2013, in Seattle about their plans for the world's first crowd funded space telescope. (Associated Press
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**FILE** Officials with Planetary Resources, an asteroid mining company based in Bellevue, Wash., talk to reporters May 29, 2013, in Seattle about their plans for the world's first crowd funded space telescope. (Associated Press

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