The actual news behind the recent fusion press release is no cause for rejoicing. NIF isn’t be something we should be lionizing in the press; it’s a national embarrassment. The people who made the press release certainly know this. Unfortunately, the people who read the press release couldn’t be bothered to understand anything about it.I'd love to see commercial, cost effective fusion power. But I'm not at all surprised to find a Government Laboratory sending out "don't worry, be happy" pressers trying to cover up a multi billion dollar screw up.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Another crummy Science Press Release?
Seems the recent "good news" about fusion power isn't: