How Do Spacecraft Get Their Power?

How Do Spacecraft Get Their Power?

Have you ever wondered how spacecrafts are powered? There aren't any gas stations in space, and batteries like the ones we have on Earth wouldn't do the job. Watch the video below to see how we fuel space exploration.

How Do Spacecrafts Get Their Power?

With the help of a little radioactivity.

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from NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

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