Nuclear Science Week 2020
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Innovation & Technology + Museum of Nuclear Science and History
Episode 3 concludes Nuclear Science Week with a look at fusion technology and the largest tokamak in the US, powered by General Atomics. Also learn how they're helping the world test fusion at a massive scale in France, at ITER. Enjoy an interview with the US Department of Energy's Assistant Secretary, Dr. Rita Baranwal - a leader in energy innovation. Then we'll return stateside for a fun and fast-paced tour of the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History in New Mexico. We'll end the episode with our final Science Short with MIT's Dr. Mike Short - and this one really brings the heat!
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