The US Is Down To Just One Major Nuclear Fusion Lab
A lab ran out of funds. Another broke. Now there's just one left to do fusion research for the U.S. Department of Energy.By Evan Thomas | October 1, 2016
We know nuclear fusion works. It's what keeps the sun going. But trying to do the same thing on Earth is tricky and expensive.
The U.S. Department of Energy funds three major fusion labs in the U.S.: One at Princeton University, one at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and one in San Diego.