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Fusion Reactor Concept Could Be Cheaper Than Coal
Science & Tech  (tags: Fusion Reactor, Energy, University of Washington, Engineers, Design, Cost )

- 141 days ago -
"Engineers have designed a concept for a fusion reactor that, when scaled up to the size of a large electrical power plant, would rival costs for a new coal-fired plant with similar electrical output."
Global Population Could Top 12 Billion By 2100
Science & Tech  (tags: environment, health, humans, interesting, news, research, science, U.N., University of Washington, world )

- 159 days ago -
All due to sub-Saharan Africa's higher-than-expected birth rates, the U.N. and other experts reported. They expect food and water wars and disease plagues across the planet, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Here's What the Big Bang Probably Sounded Like
Science & Tech  (tags: The Big Bang, sound, sound simulation, physicist John Cramer, University of Washington, cosmic microwave background, (CMB) )

- 678 days ago -
Theoretical question time! If a universe suddenly explodes into existence, does it make a sound? The answer: Yes, of course it does silly, at least according to University of Washington physicist John Cramer who has created a simulation...
Strange Planetary Systems May Be Most Promising for Signs of E.T. Life
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, Harvard University, interesting, news, research, science, space, Tel Aviv University, University of Washington )

- 757 days ago -
To get warmth and liquid water for E.T. life astronomers believe a planet near a white dwarf star would be the best bet. The heat from these expired stars lingers for billions of years. Logged by Sunstroke author David Kagan in Doomwatch Legacy.

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