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by paperburn1
Tue Sep 01, 2020 1:52 am
Forum: News
Topic: Diamonds turn nuclear waste into nuclear batteries
Replies: 19
Views: 3813

Re: Diamonds turn nuclear waste into nuclear batteries

In 2016 it was proposed that carbon-14 in a diamond crystal structure could be used as a longer lived betavoltaic device (a diamond battery). It was proposed that the carbon-14 could be sourced from graphite blocks from decommissioned graphite-moderated reactors. [6] In 2018 a Russian design based o...
by paperburn1
Mon Aug 31, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Skynet is coming.
Replies: 801
Views: 222782

Re: Skynet is coming.

one would logically assume that if it could read your mind and you can control external object by it the reverse could be true.
That is how I/O systems work.
I for one welcome our robot overlords
by paperburn1
Mon Jul 13, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Focus fusion
Replies: 1
Views: 818

Focus fusion

Just a blurb of what we already know
https://asiatimes.com/2020/07/focus-fus ... ar-energy/
by paperburn1
Wed Jul 01, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: News
Topic: EMC2 news
Replies: 433
Views: 278255

Re: EMC2 news

Nuclear Operations Group at BWXT, a company that is making “tristructural isotropic” fuel . I think this might spell the death song of any high dollar small fusion research/
by paperburn1
Sat Jan 11, 2020 12:55 am
Forum: News
Topic: General Fusion in the news
Replies: 475
Views: 205005

Re: General Fusion in the news

Burnaby, B.C.-based General Fusion says it has closed on a $65 million equity financing round that will spark the launch of a program to design, construct and operate a demonstration nuclear fusion power plant. Read more: http://www.digitaljournal.com/tech-and-science/technology/canadian-startup-get...
by paperburn1
Mon Jan 06, 2020 1:45 am
Forum: News
Topic: Tokamak Energy news
Replies: 110
Views: 117862

Re: Tokamak Energy news

20 tesla 10.5 centimetres MRI are supose to be a thing 130 metric tons sooo maybe
by paperburn1
Tue Nov 05, 2019 4:12 am
Forum: News
Topic: That Salvatore Pais again... Fusion Reactor Patent
Replies: 11
Views: 9048

Re: That Salvatore Pais again... Fusion Reactor Patent

Also sounds like he is quoting some old gas core rocket fusion fission rocket stuff there as well.
by paperburn1
Wed Oct 23, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Dark matter theories
Replies: 35
Views: 21050

Re: Dark matter theories

Quick answer before i go to work No, most of this is many years old and second raw data would not be easier to translate unless one was looking for a specific Item of interest. so WYSIWYG...Tac shack could do better but then we get into the realm of what is releasable and even is known to the public...
by paperburn1
Wed Oct 23, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Dark matter theories
Replies: 35
Views: 21050

Re: Dark matter theories

Being very familiar with AN/AAQ-28(V) LITENING system I can definitely state there is a huge amount of tinkering with the signal as well as the H7.0 integrating of other external sensor array. What I seen in the video was definitely NOT an artifact of processing(IMHO). but the question still remains...
by paperburn1
Wed Oct 23, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Aluminum-air battery
Replies: 7
Views: 5747

Re: Aluminum-air battery

Very interesting remarks from the group, once again ROI rears its ugly head
by paperburn1
Mon Oct 21, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Aluminum-air battery
Replies: 7
Views: 5747

Re: Aluminum-air battery

even the article state that its current battery is half the power density of LI PO batteries. but they think they have a cluge around the energy density problem while maintaining cost control
by paperburn1
Wed Oct 16, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Z-Pinch Renaissance
Replies: 111
Views: 90135

Re: Z-Pinch Renaissance

Pardon the platitude but
I think we need t dance with the girl we brought to the dance.
He3 is not available or a ready source available.
IMHO we should strive for PB11 or D-D
by paperburn1
Sun Oct 06, 2019 1:31 am
Forum: News
Topic: Z-Pinch Renaissance
Replies: 111
Views: 90135

Re: Z-Pinch Renaissance

by paperburn1
Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: News
Topic: SpaceX News
Replies: 2288
Views: 627458

Re: SpaceX News

choff wrote:Dang!
I know right... If it was not for physics and law enforcement I would be unstoppable :D