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wikipedia - 14 Sep 2018 The Convair NB-36H was a bomber that carried a nuclear reactor....
The Convair NB-36H was a bomber that carried a nuclear reactor. It was also known as the "Crusader". It was created for the Aircraft Nuclear Propulsion program, or the ANP, to show the feasibility of a nuclear-powered bomber. Its development ended with the cancellation of the ANP program.
POWER magazine - 02 Dec 2018 Molten Salt Reactors: Military Applications Behind the Energy Promises
Over the years, the military-industrial complex has helped the commercial nuclear power sector evolve. Molten salt reactor designs may also need its help.
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Nuclear-powered cruise missiles? The US worked on them in the 1950s.
Jalopnik - 31 Dec 2018 How the Soviet Union Once Built the Noisiest Airliner in the World out of a Nuclear Bomber
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Digital Journal - 21 Aug 2017 Netherlands going forward with thorium reactor research
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Business Insider Australia - 22 Dec 2016 A Cold War technology designed to make jets fly for days might solve Earth's looming energy crisis
Humanity is in a serious pinch for energy. The world population may balloon to 9 billion people by 2040, up from 7.36 billion in 2016, and researchers believe ...
Avgeekery - 12 Feb 2017 The Flight of The Last B-36 Peacemaker — Avgeekery.com - News and stories by Aviation Professionals
On 12 February 1959, the last B-36J “Peacemaker” built, Air Force serial number 52-2827, departed Biggs Air Force Base, Texas, where it had been operational ...
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Boeing's X-37B, an unmanned and highly advanced space plane, just completed a nearly-two-long year Air Force mission whose purpose is still not currently ...
Daily Mail - 28 Feb 2018 Incredible ‘HSP Magnavem’ hypersonic concept plane
According to designer Oscar Vinals, from Barcelona, Spain, the craft will run primarily on a compact fusion reactor which can reach Mach 1.5 while producing ...
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Here at Jalopnik we love crazy failed cars, but we love crazy failed aircraft even more. Here are the ten of the wildest.
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These wild prototypes were killed before they got the chance to really spread their wings, as it were.
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Both the early and the not-so-early days of aviation were filled with inventors, visionaries, and dreamers. Men who dreamed of changing the world, with ...
Air & Space Magazine - 10 Mar 2017 Loser X-Planes | History
We asked aerospace researchers, authors, and historians to name the "worst X-planes, with 'worst' to be interpreted any way you like: Useless? Dangerous?
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The Engineer - 10 Jun 2013 Salt of the Earth: the promise of thorium nuclear reactors
Thorium reactors, based on technology abandoned around the time of the Cold War, could provide an alternative to large nuclear reactors fuelled by solid ...
Daily Mail - 24 Sep 2014 Revealed: Madcap 1960s plan to use 23 nuclear bombs to blast through California mountains and make way for hig
The 1963 plan would have blown at hole through the Bristol Mountains in California, to make way for a road; It was part of Operation Plowshares, which sought ...
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This here is proof that there is nothing too crazy to load into an airplane.
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