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European Scientists Ignite Fusion Energy Record

Researchers from the EUROfusion consortium announced record results in what they say is the clearest demonstration in a quarter of a century of the potential for fusion energy to deliver safe and sustainable low-carbon energy The consortium – 4,800 experts, students and staff from across Europe, co-funded by the European Commission – used the Joint …

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Experiment Adds Spark to Potential for Self-Sustaining Fusion

PRESS RELEASE — For more than 60 years, scientists have sought to understand and control the process of fusion, a quest to harness the vast amounts of energy released when nuclei in fuel come together. A paper published today in the journal Nature describes recent experiments that have achieved a burning plasma state in fusion, …

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