Nuclear Fusion

Astonishing Video Provides A Rare Glimpse Inside An Active Fusion Reactor

"<p>Could fusion energy still be the answer to all our problems?<p>A fascinating video showing rare footage inside a fusion reactor has surfaced again after being shared on Reddit.<p>The footage gives us a glimpse into the moment when the experimental reactor creates a thick column of plasma suspended …

Fusion Reactor

Torus nuclear fusion project gets Brexit funding pledge

<b>A research project into nuclear fusion will continue to receive funding from the UK, if the European Union agrees to keep it in Oxfordshire.</b><p>The Joint European Torus (Jet) in Culham is home to the world's largest fusion reactor.<p>The EU covers 88% of the running costs, but the UK's contract to host …

Brexit

Don't kill Cannes – the ad industry needs it

Poor Cannes Lions. It must have hurt like hell that right in middle of the prized week, on French soil, a Frenchman running a huge French holding …

Cannes Lions

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Ask Ethan: Can Failed Stars Eventually Succeed?

In the night sky, the most apparent thing of all are the stars, found in every direction we dare to look. But for every star that gathers enough mass to ignite nuclear fusion in its core, burning hydrogen into helium and turning matter into energy via <i>E = mc2</i>, there are many other objects that …

Fusion Breakthrough Puts Us One Step Closer to Limitless Clean Energy

Taking It Slow<p>Scientists consider nuclear fusion the “holy grail” of energy production for good reason. Not only could it provide a virtually …

Energy

Decelerating stray electrons could hasten fusion reactor development

<b>A technique for solving a problem that can destroy the inner walls of nuclear fusion reactors could bring the elusive technique one step closer</b><p>Plasma …

Fusion Reactor

Why I left physics for economics

I recently decided to abandon the rules that govern nature for the rules that govern people and markets: economics. Why would I do such a thing?<p>I love physics. Brick by brick, you can build new theories from established ones and know that they will apply not just on Earth but throughout the entire …

Business (UK)

Scientists may have solved a key barrier to fusion power

We've been working towards nuclear fusion, a near-limitless source of clean energy, for the past six decades, and now scientists have made a major breakthrough. A new article published in <i>Physical Review Letters</i> details how to solve a dangerous issue with runaway electrons that has, until now, posed …

Physics

Is Fusion Energy the Way To Go?

Fusion energy has been at the forefront of many a conversation over the past decade or so among physicists. Some have even gone as far as to label it …

Energy

NASA-Funded Startup to Build Fusion-Powered Rockets

Nuclear fusion is the process that powers the sun, but closer to home scientists are trying to develop fusion reactors that could provide immense …

Fusion Reactor

How To Build A Spaceship, And Why We Should Start Thinking About It Now

With a growing number of Earth-like exoplanets discovered in recent years, it is becoming increasingly frustrating that we can’t visit them. After …

Space Travel

Could Tiny Fusion Rockets Revolutionize Spaceflight?

Fusion-powered rockets that are only the size of a few refrigerators could one day help propel spacecraft at high speeds to nearby planets or even …

Fusion Reactor

Could Tiny Fusion Rockets Revolutionize Spaceflight?

A small NASA-funded company is slimming down nuclear fusion reactors for space science

Fusion Reactor

Unlocking The Power Of The Sun: How Far Away Is Fusion?

I’d like to think we’re smarter than the Sun.<p>Let’s compare and contrast. Humans, on the one hand, have made enormous advances in science and …

Fusion Reactor

Is fusion energy humanity’s last hope?

Filmmaker Mila Aung-Thwin spent two years following around the scientists at the world's largest fusion experiment<p>For an energy source that has never been successfully harnessed, fusion has a remarkable grasp on our culture. The idea that fusion is the fuel of the future is commonplace in science …

Fusion Reactor

Is It Possible To Exist Outside Of Time?

(Photo: FRANCOIS GUILLOT/AFP/Getty Images)<p><i>Is it possible to be outside of time? originally appeared on Quora –</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Richard Muller, Professor of Physics at UC Berkeley, author of Now,</b> …

Physics

Will Mini Fusion Rockets Provide Spaceflight's Next Big Leap?

Fusion-powered rockets that are only the size of a few refrigerators could one day help propel spacecraft at high speeds to nearby planets or even …

Fusion Reactor

There Are Some Questions That Science Can Never Answer

(Photo: NASA via Getty Images)<p><i>What are some questions science can never answer? originally appeared on Quora –</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Richard Muller, Professor of Physics at UC Berkeley, author of Now,</b> …

Consciousness

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Natural gas inventory builds more than expected

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk touts Semi truck and solar power during freewheeling Q&A

Billionaire Elon Musk’s Q&A sessions are traditionally the most entertaining part of Tesla’s annual shareholders meeting, and this year’s appearance …

Fusion Reactor

Why On-Site Agencies Are Catching on With Clients

Most Popular<p>Up until a year ago, the News U.K. was working with five agencies across three newspaper brands – The Times, The Sunday Times and The …

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Natural gas inventory builds slightly more than expected

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Natural gas inventory builds slightly more than expected

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Innovative tech on display at Chengdu fair

MORE than 2,800 projects, with an estimated value of over 24 billion yuan (US$3.5 billion), concluded transaction during the 2017 Chengdu Global …

China

THE BEADY EYE ASKS: WHAT IS THE TRUTH WHEN IT COMES TO ENERGY.

( A Six minute read)<p>It’s easy to pick the dominant environmental issue of the last decade. It has been the issue of climate change and what—if …

Energy

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ANU partner with China on nuclear fusion technology for power supply

ANU has handed over the keys to its $35 million nuclear fusion stellarator as part of a technology exchange with China aimed at creating a new viable …

Energy