Saturday, July 18, 2015
papercraft New Horizons' GPHS-RTG nuclear battery
NASA knew the New Horizons spacecraft would have to travel almost 10 years on its way to Pluto, so they were sure to give it a decent battery: a General Purpose Heat Source-Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator (GPHS-RTG).
Download + build your own papercraft New Horizons' GPHS-RTG nuclear battery (from Tomo-Nyan):
(download instructions: click the "creative-hive" link mentioned in Tomo-Nyan's tweet)