Nuclear Fusion

‘You want the darkness’: UVic scientists search sea bottom for subatomic particles

‘You want the darkness’ — UVic scientists search the sea bottom for subatomic particlesUVic scientists have installed instruments at the bottom of …

Particles

A Mini Fusion Reactor Just Reached Temperatures Hotter Than The Sun

A private company in the UK says it has successfully tested its prototype nuclear fusion reactor at temperatures that are hotter than the Sun – and …

Nuclear Energy

Link About It: Designer Oscar Viñals Imagines the Future of Flight

A wildly ambitious visual and technical exploration, Barcelona-based designer Oscar Viñals (whose background is graphic design for competitive motor racing teams) has proposed a series of concept aircraft for the future. Perhaps surprisingly, his lack of formal education in aerospace engineering …

Portable

Supersonic, nuclear, with lasers: Oscar Viñals on the future of flight

<b>(CNN) —</b> From blended wing airliners powered by nuclear fusion to a new generation of spacecraft designed to carry tourists to the moon, it's hard not to be mesmerized by Oscar Viñals ' boldly ambitious aircraft designs.<p>The Barcelona-based designer's futuristic concepts resemble something from a …

Aviation

Oscillations #33

Oscillations #33 | 12.7.2018 | Kan 88<br>תנודות בכאן 88. עורך ומגיש: גיל מטוס<p>Tracklist:<br>1. Magna Carta - Times of Change<br>2. Sugar Candy Mountain - Tierd<br>3. …

King Crimson

Tokamak Energy wants to introduce Nuclear Fusion Power by 2030

We might get electricity from Nuclear Fusion much earlier than we anticipated.Nuclear Fusion refers to a reaction where two or more nuclei fuse into …

Energy

Two-body dissipation effect in nuclear fusion reactions

Author(s): Kai Wen, M. C. Barton, Arnau Rios, and P. D. StevensonFriction coefficients for the fusion reaction O16+O16→S32 are extracted based on …

Physics

The entire planet could literally be fueled by star power as soon as 2030

Your electric bill could end up being obsolete if one company succeeds at harnessing the energy of superhot plasma with a mega-reactor that could …

Energy

Nuclear Fusion Power Could Be Here by 2030, One Company Says

A private nuclear-fusion company has heated a plasma of hydrogen to 27 million degrees Fahrenheit (15 million degrees Celsius) in a new reactor for …

Energy

India Is Launching a Rover to the Moon to Look for Nuclear Fusion Fuel

The moon is harbors billions dollars worth of Helium-3, a critical component for nuclear fusion. India’s space agency wants to be the first to mine it.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Motherboard.</i><p>On Monday, the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) announced the Chandrayaan-2 mission, which …

Neutrons

German Nuclear Fusion Stellarator Sets Records

The stellarator fell out of favor in the late 1960s. The device, a magnetic-confinement fusion reactor named for the sun, was shoved to the side …

Nuclear Energy

Germany's 'star in a jar' fusion reactor closer to limitless energy

Germany's 'star in a jar' fusion reactor comes a step closer to producing LIMITLESS energy after record run<p><b>The reactor has been fired up for longer</b> …

Nuclear Energy

German Nuclear Fusion Experiment Sets Records

The stellarator was largely replaced by the tokamak in the 1960s, but Germany's Wendelstein 7-X could be bringing the reactor back from the dead.<p>The stellarator fell out of favor in the late 1960s. The device, a magnetic-confinement fusion reactor named for the sun, was shoved to the side after …

Nuclear Energy

Bottling the Sun

LONDON – This December, world leaders will gather in Paris for the United Nations Climate Change Conference, where they will attempt – yet again – to …

Energy

Experience w Semiconductor Tech Dvlpmt Potentially Relevant to LENR w Seccombe

Physics

‘The Holy Grail’ Scientists claim nuclear fusion method could mean LIMITLESS energy supply

Agni EnergyAgni's method combines the best parts of previous concepts<p>A paradigm shift in power<p>Washington-based Agni Energy, spearheaded by …

Energy

Axa fund arm to cut staff, invest 100 mln euros in major overhaul

PARIS, June 18 (Reuters) - AXA Investment Managers, the fund arm of French insurer AXA, on Monday said it planned to cut around 200 staff and invest 100 million euros ($116.10 million) in technology and other priority areas as part of a wide-ranging restructuring.<p>The move comes as the active asset …

IT

Axa IM announces 210 job cuts amid board shake-up | Financial Times

Axa Investment Managers, the French fund group, will cut up to 210 jobs as part of a broader shake-up of its executive team.<p>Axa, which has about …

Employment

Axa fund arm to cut staff, invest 100 million euros in major overhaul

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Logo of insurer Axa is seen at the entrance of the company's headquarters in Brussels<p>PARIS (Reuters) - AXA Investment …

Investing

NIF Achieves Fusion Output Milestone

Researchers at the National Ignition Facility (NIF) have taken another step toward their long-overdue goal of using lasers to attain a …

Physics

Experimental nuclear fusion reactor surpasses sun’s core temperature

The past few years have seen some major leaps in nuclear energy, potentially offering the world a cost-effective, near-limitless and safe source of …

Energy

Sony’s ‘Star Eater’ Problem Has Been Defeated in the a7 III

Over the last year or so, firmware updates from Sony introduced a much-publicized penchant for Sony Alphas to “eat” stars even in RAW files, …

Cameras

In-depth testing of the Sony A7III for astrophotography

I put the new Sony A7III mirrorless camera through its paces for the features and functions we need to shoot the night sky. Sony’s A7III camera has …

Cameras

Small UK company gets one step closer to nuclear fusion breakthrough as it heats plasma to hotter than the sun

A small UK company which is aiming to revolutionise power generation through cracking nuclear fusion has today come one step closer.<p>Oxford-based …

Nuclear Energy

UK's latest nuclear fusion reactor hits key 15 million°C milestone

A step closer to LIMITLESS energy: UK nuclear fusion reactor that could supply the grid with clean power by 2030 hits 15 million°C milestone<p><b>British</b> …

Energy

Testing the Sony a7III for Astrophotography

<b>I put the new Sony a7III mirrorless camera through its paces for the features and functions we need to shoot the night sky.</b>Sony’s a7III camera has …

Cameras

Ghostly 'Lightning' Waves Discovered Inside a Nuclear Reactor

<i>Editor's Note: This story was updated at 1:35 p.m. E.T.</i><p>Mysterious, ghostlike "whistler waves" that are normally created by lightning could protect …

Nuclear Energy

The Rising Sun - Culture

<b>Rising Sun</b> is a large scale light and sound installation that comes to life as the real sun sets. As darkness falls, Rising Sun brings a stunning …

Liverpool

Should I Use Long Exposure Noise Reduction (LENR) When Photographing?

Most of us think of the noise we see in photographs as being related to the photographer using a high ISO when shooting. While that’s the case a good …

Landscape Photography

Ghostly 'Lightning' Waves Discovered Inside a Fusion Reactor

Mysterious, ghostlike "whistler waves" that are normally created by lightning could protect nuclear fusion reactors from runaway electrons, new …

Physics