National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Glenn Research Center

Press Release – NASA

Researchers Test Novel Power System for Space Travel

Joint NASA and DOE team demonstrates simple, robust fission reactor prototype CLEVELAND – A team of researchers from NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland and Los Alamos National Laboratory in Los Alamos, N.M. have demonstrated a new concept for a reliable nuclear reactor that could be used on space flights. On September 13, the research […]