Wristband Control Device

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Wristband Control Device

. Annnnd. Do you buy engineering. Fusion skunk works. Lockheed Martin's skunk works is famous for innovating advanced technologies and now program manager Charles chase has outlined their plan to create a prototype 100 megawatt fusion reactor by 2017. If nuclear fusion could be used to supply power it would be cleaner and safer than fission without the possibility of meltdown and would not create radioactive byproducts that could be turned into nuclear weapons. Most fusion experiments use a giant tokamak to squeeze and he deuterium plasma into a Taurus shape but the Lockheed approach would be to use a cylinder instead for a stronger magnetic containment field. The project hopes to one day create a reactor small enough to fit on a truck that could power 100000 homes. Football ...

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