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[MSNBC] Polywell Nuclear Fusion interviews

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Park estimated that the parts alone cost on the order of $2 million, which he compared to the cost of a vintage Ferrari. "I'll take this machine any day over a Ferrari," he joked.

"It's a very nice machine," he said. "I like what we have so far. It's quite well-built, relatively flexible to actually explore a lot of areas and find what's best. Achieving the plasma for fusion is obviously a tall order. ... You don't just push the pedal on a Ferrari and drive the car."
This is a follow-up to another thread here: http://www.overclock.net/technology-...ine-works.html

MSNBC has more numbers and significant new quotations directly from the scientists involved, very exciting stuff!
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"Positive results reported halfway through the project"....

Hrm, that begins sounding like the "give me more money" ploys used by all "Free Energy" types out there.

Hope this doesn't turn out that way, I'll wait till the guys on The Skeptics Guide to the Universe take a crack at it though.
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he must not like Ferrari
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I, for one, am really, REALLY, excited. I wish I had the smarts to deal with fusion and stuff, cuz I'll support this all the way till we're living the life of the Fallout universe. Well...maybe not that far....

But still, glad to see a ray of light in these dark times. Can't wait to get off of oil and coal.
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