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Old 01-30-2010, 03:42 PM
 
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NIF Moves 5.9 Million Degrees Closer To Fusion Power | Popular Science

Says they are able to heat a small gold capsule up to 5.9 million degrees Fahrenheit. Next they will fire the laser at a hydrogen isotopes deuterium to cause it to implode and generate fusion.
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Old 01-30-2010, 05:38 PM
 
Location: Sarasota, Florida
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NIF Moves 5.9 Million Degrees Closer To Fusion Power | Popular Science

Says they are able to heat a small gold capsule up to 5.9 million degrees Fahrenheit. Next they will fire the laser at a hydrogen isotopes deuterium to cause it to implode and generate fusion.
Thanx for the information.... Here's more if you are interested; especially on the Tokamak approach(ITER); But I have information on the inertial confinement Fusion approach too!!! PITTS.

//www.city-data.com/forum/scien...p-towards.html .

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Old 05-27-2012, 12:55 AM
 
Location: State Fire and Ice
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I think this is the biggest achievement in the discoveries of the USSR of the the mid 20-th century. And now of all mankind!
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Old 05-27-2012, 01:02 AM
 
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And why did you write a total of 5.9 million degrees Fahrenheit in the 50-s yet reached the 10 million degrees on Celsius. What is the data which you have weak or is not in force to achieve more, as it is so?
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