Spaceships Need to Go Faster — Nuclear-Powered Rockets May Be the Answer

To safely explore the solar system and beyond, spaceships need to go faster—nuclear-powered rockets may be the answer
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Iain Boyd , Professor of Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University of Colorado Boulder With dreams of Mars on the minds of both NASA and Elon Musk , long-distance crewed missions through space are coming. But you might be surprised to learn that modern rockets don’t go all that much faster than the rockets of the past . There are a lot of reasons that a faster […] An artist’s depiction of a proposed nuclear-powered spacecraft. This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Space.com’s Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights . Read the original article .

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