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Contest Deadline: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023


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Target Audience:

U.S. students in grades K-12


It takes a special kind of power to explore the extremes of our solar system, and NASA wants to hear how it would energize your space exploration dreams! If you could plan a mission in our solar system or beyond, where would you go, and what would you explore?

NASA's Radioisotope Power Systems Program has partnered with Future Engineers to host a writing challenge for students in kindergarten through 12th grade about the power systems that help robotic spacecraft explore the extreme reaches of our solar system.

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Entries are due by Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023

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