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Report Says ITER Ignition Not Assured

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Science  25 Apr 1997:
Vol. 276, Issue 5312, pp. 527
DOI: 10.1126/science.276.5312.527b

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A new, more conservative assessment of the capabilities of the current design of the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) could put the $10 billion project in the political doghouse.