50 years on, nuclear fusion still hasn’t delivered clean energy

Excerpt from the February 17, 1968 issue of Science News

ITER fusion reactor

PARTICLE POWER Fifty-year-old fusion predictions didn’t pan out, but scientists haven’t given up on harnessing the power of the stars. ITER, an international effort to build a fusion reactor in France (shown above), is well under way.  

ITER Organization/EJF Riche

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