Magnetic Fusion in the Spherical Torus Experiment

Right now, you are looking into a space where plasmas are crushed into a torus shape, subjected to a magnetic field, and then heated and pressurized until their nuclei fuse. It's called the National Spherical Torus Experiment. This glowing, sideways view of the chamber where plasmas undergo magnetic fusion was taken… » 1/08/08 10:40am 1/08/08 10:40am