Front cover image for Science in flux : NASA's nuclear program at Plum Brook Station, 1955-2005

Science in flux : NASA's nuclear program at Plum Brook Station, 1955-2005

eBook, English, 2006
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, NASA History Division, Office of External Relations, Washington, DC, 2006
NASA SP (Series), 4317, 2006-4317
History
1 online resource (xxix, 335 pages) : illustrations, maps.
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Available in another form:
Introduction
Removing the farmers
Building for a nuclear airplane
Going critical with NERVA
Experimenting with the reactor
Living with radiation
Halting nuclear momentum
Restoring the garden
Conclusion : disappearing in the night
Appendix A.A history of atomic and nuclear experimentation
Appendix B. The fission process and how a test reactor works
Appendix C. How a test reactor is designed
Appendix D. Other research facilities at Plum Brook
Appendix E. Interviews conducted for this book
Title from title screen (viewed August 14, 2009)
"June 2006."
Electronic reproduction, [Place of publication not identified], HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011