LEU NTP, NASA’s New Nuclear Rocket – Part 1: Where We’ve Been Before

Hello, and welcome to Beyond NERVA! Today (and in the next series of posts, I’m trying to keep it a bit shorter!) we’re going to begin looking at another NASA nuclear program that’s been in the news a lot recently, Nuclear Thermal Propulsion (which is NASA’s preferred term for nuclear thermal rockets, or NTR). This […]