Nuclear Fusion

[LISTEN] Fourth Dimension - Nuclear Fusion (Star Light)

"Nuclear Fusion (Star Light)" was released March 30 as the lead single from jazz fusion drummer and producer Fourth Dimension’s latest album (he's …

Music

The Future Of Energy Isn’t Fossil Fuels Or Renewables, It’s Nuclear Fusion (Synopsis)

“I would like nuclear fusion to become a practical power source. It would provide an inexhaustible supply of energy, without pollution or global …

Renewable Energy

Energy, for everyone, for ever? Maybe, thanks to nuclear fusion

Humans love heat. Humans love light. And clearly, the sun isn’t enough for us. So what if we could just make another one — a miniature version of the …

Nuclear Energy

Can 'Apollo Fusion' Bring Us Clean Nuclear Energy?

The new startup Apollo Fusion promises to provide clean, safe nuclear power for a fraction of the cost of traditional nuclear reactors.<p>As the world works to wean itself off of coal and oil, we need something to replace it. Natural gas is cheaper and cleaner, but still a fossil fuel so that's not …

Nuclear Energy

Brexit brings nuclear (con)fusion

CULHAM, England — Just as European scientists here gear up to put decades of experiments to the test and try to bottle up the nuclear reaction that …

Nuclear Energy

NASA observations reshape basic plasma wave physics

When NASA's Magnetospheric Multiscale -- or MMS -- mission was launched, the scientists knew it would answer questions fundamental to the nature of …

Physics

Scenes From a Violent Universe

In massive stars, nuclear fusion turns hydrogen into helium, and eventually into heavier elements. Stellar winds and supernova explosions, which …

Astronomy

Auto Manufacturers Participate in Japanese Government LENR Program

<b>March 13, 2017 – By Steven B. Krivit –</b><p>A Japanese government Web site confirms that two of Japan’s largest automobile manufacturers are participating …

Cold Fusion

A former Made in Chelsea star is looking to raise £200m to build nuclear fusion reactors

Posted by Billy Wood on 09 Mar 2017<p>Former Made in Chelsea cast member, Richard Dinan, is hoping to raise £200m and crack one of the holy grails of …

Nuclear Energy

Could Tungsten Be the Key to Nuclear Fusion?

Inside the Alcator C-Mod tokamak fusion reactor. (Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.) A fusion reactor is essentially a magnetic bottle containing …

Fusion Reactor

Germany's Billion-Dollar Nuclear Fusion Device Works With 'Unprecedented Accuracy'

Magnetic Precision<p>The methods by which we power the world — burning fossil fuels, capturing solar energy, etc. — are limited in their efficiency, and …

Nuclear Energy

Here's What Actually Happens in a Nuclear Fusion Reactor

This is how it looks to wrangle plasma.<p>The Sun may engage in nuclear fusion like it's no big deal, but attempting to make it happen here on Earth is perhaps one of the largest challenges that faces scientists today. On Earth, you can't rely on the mass of a giant star to help you out, and you also …

Fusion Reactor

New path suggested for nuclear fusion

Controlled nuclear fusion has been a holy grail for physicists who seek an endless supply of clean energy. Scientists at Rice University, the …

Nuclear Energy

New path suggested for nuclear fusion: Scientists report quantum control of atoms may make fusion energy production more efficient

Scientists report quantum control of atoms may make fusion energy production more efficient<p>Scientists offer a glimpse into a possible new path toward …

Chemistry

What is nuclear fusion? The science explained

The news that we may, finally, be a step closer to practical nuclear fusion is as exciting as it is significant. If, that is, you are familiar with …

Nuclear Energy

Indian Scientists Working on a Plan to Harvest Helium-3 from the Moon

India is planned to meet all its energy requirements from resources from the Moon by 2030, said Dr Sivathanu Pillai, a professor at the Indian Space …

Nuclear Energy

Nuclear fusion: Why doughnut-shaped reactors are best for harnessing plasma

Max Planck scientist charts how fusion energy technology has changed since the 1980s.<p>Nuclear fusion offers the potential for unlimited, free and …

Physics

Illustrated experiment: let's build a fusion reactor

Want clean, plentiful energy? Take some hydrogen, heat to a 150 million degrees....Hans-Stephan Bosch from Max Planck Institute of Plasma Physics …

Fusion Reactor

Redefining planets: An answer in search of a question

29A group of astronomers is proposing a new definition of what a "planet" is, which would now include Pluto ... as well as a hundred other solar …

Space Science

The Solar System: The Sun

<i>Then God made...the greater light to rule the day. (Genesis 1:16</i>)<p>At the heart of our solar system is the sun, a stable hydrogen “bomb” that gives off …

Astronomy

How the price of paint is set in the hearts of dying stars

Why Barns are Painted Red<p>Today I’m going to try to explain the real reason that barns are painted red: nuclear fusion. And yes, this is an excuse to …

Cold Fusion

Five technologies that will change how we live

Innovations range from gene editing to smart lightbulbs

Fusion Reactor

UMD Physicist Improves Method for Designing Experimental Fusion Reactors

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Development of nuclear fusion—the process that powers stars—into a viable source for energy on Earth remains far in the future. …

Materials Science

Energy-Generating Fusion Devices Move Closer to Reality

Authentically Renewable<p>Perhaps no other source can generate as much energy as nuclear fusion, the “holy grail” of energy research. Essentially the …

Physics

Not snake oil anymore

With a number of experiments like 'hydrino' and cold fusion forging ahead, a future with clean and cheap energy may just be possible, says M …

Cold Fusion

Physicists improve method for designing fusion experiments

"Measure twice, cut once" is an old carpenter's proverb—a reminder that careful planning can save time and materials in the long run.<p>The concept also …

Materials Science

This Fusion Reactor Could Mimic The Sun's Energy

When will we be able to replicate the sun's energy? Well, nuclear reactors are bringing scientists closer every day. See, reactors have two …

Fusion Reactor

New faculty strengthen, broaden MIT’s energy expertise

From mimicking the natural characteristics of photosynthesis in human-made solar energy systems, to modeling plasma behavior in fusion reactor …

Fusion Reactor

Scientists Have a Plan to Replace Fossil Fuels With Nuclear Fusion by 2030

Bring it on.<p>Nuclear fusion is premised on building technology that would replicate the reaction that naturally powers our Sun - two light atoms, in …

Nuclear Energy

The end of the energy crisis? Fusion reactor ‘could be working by 2025’

A company has claimed that by 2025, it will have a working fusion reactor which could end the energy crisis and produce an endless supply of clean …

Fusion Reactor