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did fusion really achieve net gain, and if so, what happens next?
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did fusion really achieve net gain, and if so, what happens next?

After decades of promises, fusion research finally yielded the breakthrough we’ve all been waiting to see. Sort of. And there’s a lot of work still to do.

how artificial intelligence is helping to crack fusion
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how artificial intelligence is helping to crack fusion

Researchers trying to give the world a nearly limitless source of clean energy are getting a hand from an AI trained to fight against 100+ million degree plasma.

why we need to make fusion work with a new kind of reactor
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why we need to make fusion work with a new kind of reactor

We have a new design for a fusion reactor that's showing great promise. We owe it to ourselves to give it a fair shot at making fusion work.

how not to write a skeptical pop sci article
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how not to write a skeptical pop sci article

Charles Seife wants his fusion reactor and he wants it now, dammit, or no funding for you.

mike adams unveils the cold fusion cover-up
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mike adams unveils the cold fusion cover-up

Mike Adams' next favorite conspiracy is cold fusion and his new favorite villains are the members of the hot fusion lobby, which doesn't exist since fusion for power generation is yet to happen.

building a star in the comfort of your lab
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building a star in the comfort of your lab

Fusion simply has far too much promise not to keep pursing, even if the progress seems slow right now.