Lesson Title: 

Using Nuclear Energy En Route to Mars

The source text presents a series of facts regarding the use of nuclear energy in the attempt to reach Mars. The use of this type of energy seems to be one of the most efficient ways to reach the Red Planet and also, to conduct longer and more qualitative types of missions to the outer space. Russia successful in previous programs, seems to be ahead of other countries with space programs in the race to further develop and use this source of technology.


  • Spanish


  • Defense/Security

ILR Level: 

  • 2+/3

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Superior, Advanced-High
  • This ACTFL rating is an approximation based on the ILR level


  • Reading

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 




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