Fusion Ignition

To build a fusion rocket we first need to “ignite” the reaction, which is what this article will cover. We will dive into what fusion ignition is, the broad methods that are used to try and achieve it, and related concepts that try to push outside of the normal fusion nomenclature. Ignition and Other Important […]

Fusion Fuels

Nuclear fusion is often seen as the “Holy Grail” of power generation and rocketry. It powers stars and our most powerful weapons, and is ~4X more energy dense than even mighty fission. Fusion is much harder to make occur than fission though, and the choice of fusion fuel has massive implications on both the utility […]