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306. Nuclear Fusion

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It could be argued that the future of energy production on Earth is Nuclear Fusion. This Physics Factsheet will explore the concept of nuclear fusion and the conditions in which it can take place. It will look briefly at one process which occurs in the Sun and consider the prospects for induced fusion as a viable process for generating energy on Earth.

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January 2020

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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