TITLE

Courting disaster in orbit

AUTHOR(S)
Brown Jr., G.E.
PUB. DATE
April 1989
SOURCE
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Apr1989, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the use of spacecraft with nuclear power sources on board that are in earth orbit. Benefits of space nuclear power; Argues for a ban on such use of nuclear power for environmental and safety reasons and also for national security reasons.
ACCESSION #
8905011146

 

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