"Heart of the Comet" (I think that's the title) by Brin, and of course
Red/Green/Blue Mars (which discuss the political situation related to mining
colonies, as well as venus-terraforming).
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> >From: "Michael S. Lorrey" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >It looks like I'll be writing one or two papers for the ESA's ITSF
> >likely in the areas of extraterrestrial mining and in terraforming Venus.
> As I recall 3001 The Final Odyssey briefly discusses both. I believe the
> very first "scene" is of a space barge towing a huge chunk of ice from the
> asteroid belt(?) for the watering of Venus.
> "I like dreams of the future better than the history of the past"
> --Thomas Jefferson
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