China conducts nuclear fusion experiment for ‘artificial sun’:

GS Paper 3: Topics Covered: Science and technology.   Context: Top scientists from China have claimed to have successfully created a ‘fake Sun’. The artificial Sun created by China is about ten times hotter than the real Sun, around which our planet revolves. It is called the Experimental Advanced Superconducting Tokamak (EAST), also known as …

‘Historic’ Nuclear Fusion Breakthrough acheived

GS Paper 3 Topics Covered: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology.   Nuclear Fusio Context: Physicists in California, using lasers the size of three football fields, have generated a huge amount of energy from fusion. …