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I often watch Discovery Channel and especially the BBC documentary ("Can we Make a Star on Earth-2009", Brian Cox), about fusion energy. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Cheng Fan Soon
I loved this book. It is written with wit and honesty. Very incisive analysis into both physics an the fallibility of human beings.Published 9 months ago by J. Cronin
Another excellent read by Seife. I was caught up in the recent public exuberance in regard to controlled fusion as the answer to free energy, until I read this book and learned... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Vladimir Zuzukin
Great book. Wry readable and informative. Presents the history of fusion research in an easily understood format for a non physicist.Published 18 months ago by RPAbramowitz
My daughter chose this book for her math book report and loved it. She said it made her feel super smart....so not only did she learn she also enjoyed it. Read morePublished on July 1, 2013 by moms review
Because I'm a HUGE NERD, I find fusion very interesting, which is why I bought this book. But in fact I think just about anyone who enjoys tales of geniuses driven mad by obsession... Read morePublished on May 20, 2013 by Tom Braun
This book will briefly discuss some basic physics of fusion and fission. My favorite part of the book is the explanation of the cold fusion fiasco. Read morePublished on April 25, 2013 by Ben Cartwright
Charles Seife's book on the history of fusion energy programs is an excellent summary of the quest for controlled thermonuclear fusion carried out over the past 50 years. Read morePublished on April 2, 2013 by ALAN J TOEPFER