Monday, April 2, 2012

nuclear-powered drones

 what is that in the sky for days, for months:
nuclear-powered drones
from The Guardian:
"American scientists have drawn up plans for a new generation of nuclear-powered drones capable of flying over remote regions of the world for months on end without refuelling.

The blueprints for the new drones, which have been developed by Sandia National Laboratories – the US government's principal nuclear research and development agency – and defence contractor Northrop Grumman, were designed to increase flying time "from days to months" while making more power available for operating equipment, according to a project summary published by Sandia."
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the cage is being built

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