With explosive new result, laser-powered fusion effort nears ‘ignition’ | Science

More than a years back, the world’s most energetic laser began to release its blasts on small pills of hydrogen isotopes, with supervisors promising it would soon demonstrate a... Read more »

No More Zigzags: Scientists Uncover Mechanism That Stabilizes Fusion Plasmas

IsabelKrebs. (Photo by Elle Starkman/Office of Communications). Sawtooth swings– up-and-down ripples discovered in whatever from stock costs on Wall Street to ocean waves– take place occasionally in the temperature... Read more »