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Comment: Re:"Commercially viable"? (Score 3, Informative) 251

by TimMann (#29911437) Attached to: Thermonuclear Reactor To Use Coconut Shells

That's just confusion by the writer of the story. This reactor is a scientific experiment, intended only to be the first to demonstrate getting more energy out of a fusion reactor than you have to put into it, not to be a commercially viable power plant. So it's just one step towards the long hoped-for goal of commercially viable fusion.

The use of anthropomorphic terminology when dealing with computing systems is a symptom of professional immaturity. -- Edsger Dijkstra