Juggling the ingredients for fusion

News from the UK today that new tokamak ST-40 has been turned on, so I thought I'd post a little explainer about how fusion works. https://youtu.be/sG-blChQD4Y


Smashing things… for the good of humanity

It's amazing how liquid nitrogen affects rubber. Turns it from bendy and stretchy into a brittle solid that you can smash into a thousand pieces - a trick that lots of science shows do. BUT, not so many people know that there is a heartwarming story of community benefit from this seemingly mindless destruction.   … Continue reading Smashing things… for the good of humanity