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National Ignition Facility Announces Record Amount Of Fusion Energy
Physicists had to compress the fuel to twice the density of the core of the sun.
National Ignition Facility Fires Record-Setting 2-Megajoule Laser
The National Ignition Facility at Lawrence Livermore National Lab designed its super laser to fire powerful laser shots at intensities … Continued
Advanced Supercomputer Models Supplant Real-World Nuclear Weapons Tests
But are they accurate?
A Three-Inch Bio-Detector Quickly Scans For All the Bacteria and Viruses We Know Of, All at Once
The ability to quickly detect and identify viruses and bacteria is key in fields ranging from antiterrorism to medical diagnosis … Continued
Fighting Cancer with High Energy Physics
Blasting tumors with high-energy protons has become an increasingly popular and effective way of fighting cancer. Unlike the X rays … Continued
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How Earth-Scale Engineering Can Save the Planet
Maybe we can have our fossil fuels and burn â€™em too. These scientists have come up with a plan to end global warming. One idea: A 600,000-square-mile space mirror
Monster Mainframes Battle for Bragging Rights
The world's fastest supercomputer is about to get even faster. Can anyone outdo Blue Gene/L?