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Submission + - Fusion Reactor Breaks Even 2

mysqlbytes writes: The BBC is reporting the National Ignition Facility (NIF), based at Livermore in California, Has succeeded in breaking even — "During an experiment in late September, the amount of energy released through the fusion reaction exceeded the amount of energy being absorbed by the fuel — the first time this had been achieved at any fusion facility in the world."
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Fusion Reactor Breaks Even

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  • Hot fusion is a SCAM !
    Not a technical SCAM, but a money scam...
    For those that are following both hot and cold fusion, it's impossible to ignore the fact that now that cold fusion is being proven to be true (regardless of not having a perfect theory to explain it yet), now they say they got to break even point on hot fusion... After eating up what, perhaps a hundred billion US$ in total research ?
    cut all $$$ given to scientists that haven't delivered anything useful to society in what, 50 years, and that hav

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