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Could A Handful Of Swallowed Metal Ball Bearings And Exposure To The World’s Strongest Magnets Cause My Torso To Explode Into A Cloud Of Viscera? A Scientific Examination

One does not simply hold a cloud of 100-million-degree plasma in one’s coffee mug. Believe it or not, this is a fundamental problem of the ongoing quest for fusion energy, a theoretical solution to humankind’s all-consuming passion for things that go brrrrrr. The process of fusion—the cramming together of two atomic nuclei of one element […]

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