The energy only lasted for 100 trillionths of a second but it took them closer to the holy grail of fusion ignition - where more energy was created than what they were using.
Authorities say the plant's construction was plagued by accidents, stolen materials and the mistreatment of workers.
The timing of the attacks so close to the election and the potential for disruption set off concern inside private security firms, law enforcement and intelligence agencies
Radioactive waste needs to be stored away for a few centuries in thick concrete structures underground so it won’t affect humans and the environment.
In the past three years, China's carbon emissions have begun to rise and emissions from fossil fuels and concrete production rose by 4 percent,
The phenomenon involving helium has no fitting explanation basis the four known forces that govern the natural world.
Donald Trump serves notice to walk out of Paris Accord on climate change even as diplomats plot to save It
The Donald Trump administration formally notified the United Nations on Monday that it would withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement on climate change, leaving global climate diplomats to plot a way forward without the cooperation of the world’s largest economy
There’s enough high-level nuclear waste awaiting disposal in the U.S. to fill a football field 20 meters deep.
The world's northernmost nuclear power plant will start operating once connected to the local electricity grid.
Hassan Rouhani says US 'afraid' of Mohammad Javad Zarif, mocks decision to freeze Iran foreign minister's American assets
Iran's president Hassan Rouhani on Thursday mocked US decision to impose sanctions on foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, saying it showed Washington was "afraid" of him as tensions again flare between the arch-enemies
Trinity test is estimated to cost $2 billion and was conducted in deep in the desert in New Mexico.
Iran looking at breaking uranium stockpile limit within 10 days, statement puts pressure on Europe to improve terms for nuclear deal
Iran will break the uranium stockpile limit set by Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers in the next 10 days, the spokesman for the country's atomic agency said Monday
The LHCb experiment has observed an anomaly in particles made of charm quarks for the first time.
The 3 reactors at Fukushima suffered core meltdowns after a massive earthquake & tsunami in 2011.
CERN scientists have laid out a $40 billion vision to build a reactor 4 times larger than the LHC.
Parliamentary panel recommends large-scale import of uranium, report likely to be tabled during Winter Session
A parliamentary panel, headed by Murli Manohar Joshi, has recommended that government should mount diplomatic efforts to increase import of uranium.
At 100 million °C, the reactor attained the minimum temperature needed for sustained nuclear fusion.
Critics are unsure that money thrown at fusion will prove a commercially-viable energy source.
China, India, Japan, Korea, Russia & US have contributed nine percent each to the project: Report
An earlier leak at the plant was plugged 10 days later, after which refurbishing work was taken up.