Quick entry: On the hype today, Dec. 13, 2022, about a “breakthrough” in nuclear fusion energy: Please see my analysis here.
Why I’m doing this: I love to share science, and I’ve done science is so many different capacities – researcher, teacher, popularizer, consultant, reviewer, activist, …
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And check out my extensive analysis of the habitability of a planet, our Earth or another one – everything from biology to chemistry to astronomy to geology… Elon, you won’t like this. As part of the analysis, I created slew of sidebars and appendices on many topics; check them out as you wish; click on Show more:
Experiments and demonstrations in the classroom, at home, while riding a bike, or essays just for reading
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