Aug 6, 2019
In this episode, we examine some of the chaotic politics and
causes of delay to the ITER project - and the perils of trying to
collaborate across multiple countries on a multi-billion-dollar,
After all this, is ITER still "The Way"?
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Jul 18, 2019
On this week's edition of TT, we take a brief break from
the fusion series to look at two recent news stories about giant
tech companies expanding their markets: both into healthcare, and
into providing internet via satellites.
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Jul 11, 2019
The National Ignition Facility poured the heart and soul of the
first few years of their work into achieving ignition - a plasma
that would heat itself by thermonuclear reactions by as much as it
was heated externally.
Ultimately, it was close, but no cigar.