Nuclear Fusion

British Lad Builds Nuclear Fusion Reactor

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK Tech

A 13-year-old boy has become the world's youngest person to build a fusion reactor. Jamie Edwards, from Preston, was able to build a reactor which ...

Fusion Breakthrough Just Stops Short Of Ignition 'Holy Grail' (For Now)

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Tech

An important step has been taken towards an era of virtually limitless energy from the nuclear reactions that power the sun. Scientists at a fusion...

Nuclear Fusion Breakthrough Points Way To Future Of Power

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.12.2013 | UK Tech

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24429621Scientists have reportedly made a significant breakthrough in the race to build a self-sustainin...

We're Almost Able To Make Miniature Suns Here On Earth

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK Tech

The dream of a practical, useful and cost-effective nuclear fusion reactor is not quite as fanciful as Back To The Future made it seem. Scientists ...

Scientists Fire World's Most Powerful Laser

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.09.2012 | UK Tech

Scientists have fired the world's most powerful laser. The laser delivered 500 trillion watts of power, and 1.85 megajoules of ultraviolet light - ...

Harnessing the Power of the Stars

Dr David Whitehouse | Posted 11.11.2011 | UK Tech
Dr David Whitehouse

The UK is to cooperate with a US project to develop nuclear fusion - the energy that makes the stars shine. If fusion works it will change everything giving us plentiful energy from a limitless fuel, and a world free from the geopolitics of oil and carbon pollution.

UK Laser Nuclear Fusion Project Commences

BBC | Melanie Hick | Posted 08.11.2011 | UK Tech

The UK has formally joined forces with a US laser lab in a bid to develop clean energy from nuclear fusion....