UK climate plan: What do the terms mean?

Ahead of a UK plan to reach "net zero", we guide you through some of the key terms in climate change.

Nov. 18, 2020 ~6 min

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UK fusion experiment used in hunt for clean energy

A pioneering nuclear fusion experiment based in Oxfordshire has been switched on for the first time.

Oct. 29, 2020 ~4 min

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Laser beams in plasma clarify path toward fusion

Knowing how laser beams interact in a plasma—a hot soup of free moving electrons and ions—will boost the accuracy of computer models used in simulations of laser-driven implosions.

Lindsey Valich-Rochester • futurity
Dec. 10, 2019 ~5 min

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Abraham Bers, professor emeritus of electrical engineering, dies at 85 | MIT News

Bers, a longtime member of the MIT community, was expert in plasma physics.

Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science • mit
Sept. 16, 2015 ~4 min

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Energy synergy: MIT ignites CERAWeek | MIT News

MIT representatives shared emerging energy technologies at an influential conference rife with world leaders.

Nancy DuVergne Smith | MIT Alumni Association • mit
July 10, 2015 ~3 min

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