Most space missions rely on solar power, but a few that demand maximum reliability have a thermal nuclear power system. Human spaceflight and colonization efforts will require a lot of power that works no matter the conditions. That’s why NASA has been developing small-scale nuclear fission reactors. The space agency now reports that the delightfully named KRUSTY (Kilopower Reactor Using Stirling Technology) reactor has passed a vital ground test. This could be the first prototype of reactors that power future human settlements on the moon or Mars.
Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama has assured the people of Tailevu that the Tailevu North Technical College will remain