Saturday, May 30, 2009

Laser Power

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory has built the world's largest laser system. It's not a new weapon straight out of Star Wars, it's a proposed energy source.
If things go well, lighting a mini-sunfire inside that hydrogen ball would release far more energy than the already gigantic amount of energy the laser is putting in. The main goal of fusion science is, of course, to create a nearly endless supply of safe and carbon-free electricity without the need to create nuclear byproducts.
Read the Full Article.

No comments:

Post a Comment