Brad Bergan writes in Interesting Engineering on new research that is bringing us to the brink of fusion ignition.
- An experiment conducted in August at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s (LLNL) National Ignition Facility (NIF) revealed an 8-fold improvement in fusion ignition, compared to results from earlier this year.
- This comes after recent advancements in fusion magnet technology from MIT-backed Commonwealth Fusion Systems.
- Through scientific research and continued technological innovation we are moving closer to clean and reliable fusion energy.
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