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NASA tests KRUSTY - Kilopower reactor
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Author:  PMac [ Jan 29, 2018 2:16 pm ]
Post subject:  NASA tests KRUSTY - Kilopower reactor

Saw this and thought it might be interesting to some here.

U.S. tests nuclear power system to sustain astronauts on Mars

It looks like this was briefly referenced in a post in 2015 but looks like it is something being developed a bit further now.

Wikipedia has some background and links to NASA's project page and other information about the KRUSTY reactor.

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