Nuclear Fusion, a Long Game

Updated on 05.15.2023
High School

2 min read

Unlike the current practice of , is when two or more light atomic nuclei collide and merge to form a heavier nucleus. A natural process in the Sun that is difficult to replicate on Earth. Since 2005, 35 countries have been working on the ITER project, but it will probably take 50 years, or even a century to get there...

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