January 28, 2010

ST. GORE BE PRAISED:

NIF Moves 5.9 Million Degrees Closer To Fusion Power (Stuart Fox, 01.28.2010, Popular Science)

With the need for a cheap and abundant alternative to fossils fuels more important than ever before, the field of fusion energy is getting hotter. Really, really hot. 6 million degrees hot. Yes, the National Ignition Facility, the Department of Energy's pet fusion project, has finally fired up its 192 lasers and zapped something, moving us one step closer to the day of clean, nearly free, fusion energy.

Posted by Orrin Judd at January 28, 2010 3:24 PM
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