Latest News for: Fusion research


Peter H. Wolf: A global warming primer and plea

Winston-Salem Journal 19 Jun 2021
Peter H. Wolf Guest columnist. Human conflict is history’s most enduring thread ... Other conflicts relate to our environment ... It’s accelerating ... The H-bomb is uncontrolled nuclear fusion — fusing simple hydrogen atoms to form helium, the same that powers our sun ... Research on controlled fusion energy is ongoing, but it may be never-ending ... +1. Wolf. Peter H ... .

Jeff Bezos-Backed Nuclear Fusion Plant Will Operate in UK

Interesting Engineering 18 Jun 2021
General Fusion, the company backed by Amazon's Jeff Bezos and behind the plant, with the U.K. Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) on June 17, stating it will construct and operate its Fusion Demonstration Plant (FDP) at the UKAEA's Culham Campus, the home of the U.K.’s national fusion research program.

Nuclear fusion start-up backed by Bezos will press button in Britain

The Times/The Sunday Times 18 Jun 2021
A nuclear fusion start-up backed by Jeff Bezos, the Amazon founder, has chosen ... The location already hosts the UK’s national fusion research programme.

Health Fusion: When a doc becomes the patient. Stories from a colleague's podcast

The Daily Republic 18 Jun 2021
Jeremy Fugleberg, host of the NewsMD podcast, "Health Variant" joins Viv Williams on "Health Fusion" to share a doctor's story of what it was like to become a COVID-19 patient in the hospital he ran ... He covers research, ... HEALTH FUSION.

Iowa State physicist wins early career grant to study nuclear physics, quantum phenomena

Technology Org 18 Jun 2021
Department of Energy’s Early Career Research Program ... advanced scientific computing research; basic energy sciences; biological and environmental research; fusion energy sciences; high energy physics; nuclear physics; isotope research, development and production; and accelerator research, development and production.

General Fusion to build its Fusion Demonstration Plant in the UK, at the UKAEA Culham Campus

Journal Online 17 Jun 2021
The Culham Campus, the home of the UK’s national fusion research programme, is owned and managed by UKAEA, widely recognized as a world leader in fusion energy development and innovation ... General Fusion’s partnership with the UKAEA coincides with an expansion of the company’s ...

Nuclear energy: Fusion plant backed by Jeff Bezos to be built in UK

BBC News 17 Jun 2021
The new facility will be built at Culham, home to the UK's national fusion research programme ... Fusion is the process by which the Sun generates energy ... The company uses an approach called magnetised target fusion ... The campus is owned and managed by the UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) and is also the location of major fusion research efforts.

Nuclear fusion plant backed by Jeff Bezos to be built in UK

The Independent 17 Jun 2021
General Fusion, a Canadian start-up that says it wants “to transform the global energy system”, will build the plant at Culham in Oxfordshire, which is already home to a fusion research programme ...

Jeff Bezos-Backed Company To Build Fusion Plant In UK

Oil Price 17 Jun 2021
... research and development of nuclear fusion technology to enable the delivery of clean and safe energy.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Announces Oncomine Clinical Research Grant Program Call for Submissions to Support Research in Immuno-oncology

Pharmiweb 17 Jun 2021
... to support clinical research projects in oncology ... Since its launch in 2020, the Oncomine Clinical Research Grant has been awarded to eight projects worldwide, supporting research in areas including fusion genes detection in solid cancer and hemato-oncology ... *For Research Use Only.

Biden Signs Bill Making Juneteenth A Federal Holiday Into Law

TPM 17 Jun 2021
President Biden on Thursday signed into law the bill that will officially make Juneteenth a federal holiday that commemorates the end of slavery in the U.S ... Newsletters. Subscribe ... She previously covered the 2016 election for Fusion, conducted investigative research for The Nation Institute, and has written for NBC Chicago and the Chicago Reader ... .

Health Fusion: Cellphone use while driving and risky behavior connection

The Daily Republic 16 Jun 2021
The researchers say cellphone use has been linked to an increased risk of crashes, even though many states have bans on using hand-held cellphones while driving ... This study is published in the International Journal of Environmental Research Public Health ... HEALTH FUSION.

Plants among the planets: Research from 2 N.C. State professors is aboard space station

News & Record 16 Jun 2021
The recent launch of SpaceX-22 to the space station delivered more than 7,300 pounds of science, research and hardware ... State professors Marcela Rojas-Pierce and Imara Perera were among the research ... Rojas-Pierce's research focuses on the process of vacuole fusion, which enables plant growth.

‘Ridiculous Comparison’: Biden Slams Putin’s Defense For Crackdown On Russian Protesters

TPM 16 Jun 2021
President Biden went after Russian President Vladimir Putin for invoking the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection while defending his crackdown on pro-democracy protesters in Russia ... WATCH ... She previously covered the 2016 election for Fusion, conducted investigative research for The Nation Institute, and has written for NBC Chicago and the Chicago Reader ... .

The World Kodak Made

The Atlantic 16 Jun 2021
... he and other Kodak researchers had spent 15 years perfecting, and management had turned him down flat ... In recent years, the city has had luck with optics-related start-ups and enjoyed the government’s interest in its photonics talent and its nuclear-fusion research capabilities.