A step towards LIMITLESS energy on Earth: MIT's fusion reactor sets a new world record for plasma pressure
An almost limitless supply of clean energy has been brought one step closer to reality after a team in the US set a new record for nuclear fusion.
By smashing the previous record for plasma pressure - one of the core components of the fusion process - engineers and scientists have nudged the process further along the road towards a viable source of energy production.
While using nuclear fusion to power homes and businesses may still be some way off, the work proves that the burning of star-like fuel can be achieved and contained using the current approach.
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