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Building an open source Bussard fusion reactor, aka the Polywell.
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79 backers pledged $3,785 to help bring this project to life.

World's First Amateur Bussard Fusion Reactor

1 year, 4 months and 22 days ago we came together to fund the open source Bussard fusion reactor.

Today the open source Bussard fusion reactor is operational!!!

Together we built the world's first amateur Bussard fusion reactor!!!

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This is just the start. Now we will run experiments and publish data.

This is a huge day for open source science!


    1. Creator Harvey Lewis on August 6, 2011

      Thanks for your dedication and determination. I think it is terrific that you have come so far and that victory is at hand.