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Moon Space NASA Power Science

NASA Developing Small Nuclear Reactor For the Moon 431

Posted by CmdrTaco
from the because-they're-nasa dept.
marshotel writes "NASA astronauts will need power sources when they return to the moon and establish a lunar outpost. NASA engineers are exploring the possibility of nuclear fission to provide the necessary power, and they are taking initial steps toward a non-nuclear technology demonstration of this type of system."
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NASA Developing Small Nuclear Reactor For the Moon

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