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Fusion News: Almost $2bn in new fusion investment, edge shaping improves performance and more...

Dec 10, 2021

A summary of the latest fusion news from the Fusion Industry Association. This episode is presented by Emre Yildirim, PhD student at the University of Manchester.

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Here are all the stories for you to check out:

1. Nuclear-Fusion Startup Lands $1.8 Billion as Investors Chase Star Power 

2. Bezos-Backed General Fusion Raises $130 Million for Reactor

3. Shaping up nicely: Adjusting the plasma edge can improve the performance of a star on earth 


1. Nuclear fusion and the race to save the planet with gas hotter than the sun 

2. Nuclear fusion: why the race to harness the power of the sun just sped up 

3. Fusion News Extra: in conversation with… Annie Kritcher 


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