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Fusion power is supposed to save us from fossil fuels, so when is nuclear fusion going to be a viable option and why has it been so elusive?

Hosted by: Stefan Chin

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ITER:
https://www.iter.org/sci/whatisfusion
https://www.iter.org/sci/plasmaheating
https://www.iter.org/sci/Fusion
https://www.iter.org/sci/Goals

NIF:
https://lasers.llnl.gov/science/energy-for-the-future
https://lasers.llnl.gov/science/ignition/ignition-experiments
https://lasers.llnl.gov/news/experimental-highlights/2015/may
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