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Innovative High Temperature Heat Pipes for Spacecraft Nuclear Fission Systems, Phase I

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Innovative High Temperature Heat Pipes for Spacecraft Nuclear Fission Systems, Phase I
NASA Glenn is examining small fission reactors for future space transportation and surface power applications. The reactors would have an 8 to 15 year design life that could be available for a 2020 launch to support future NASA science missions. More »

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