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Boffins produce plasma at two billion kelvins

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by ben_j_davis, 9 Mar 2006.

  1. ben_j_davis

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  2. Visage

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    Not as hot as moi.
     
  3. Borris

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    Nor as hot as the crap inside poptarts.
     
  4. Visage

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    ....and its still cooler than the filling of a microwaved apple pie....
     
  5. panthro

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    that picture in the article is so old.
     
  6. MaxPower

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    Man, it's hot! How hot is it? It's so hot, I poured McDonalds coffee in my lap to cool off!
     
  7. JohnnyG

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    Genius:p
     
  8. Borris

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    I put it in McD's coffee to cool the coffee.


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    :/
     
  9. Rich_L

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    Psh, the temperature generated in the centre of a proper High-Five exceeds 12 billion kelvin.

    Real men have tiny circular High-Five scars on the middle of their palms from this.
     
  10. gord

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    My mirrored aviators reflect the suns rays at 15 billion kelvins...
     
  11. Sleepy

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    New wallpaper for moi (1.7Mb)

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  12. escape sanity

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    It does look rather awesome doesn't it?

    *changes wallpaper
     
  13. MaxPower

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    It doesnt look that hot to me, I bet you couldnt even get a decent tan from that.
     
  14. Sic

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    Johnny Carson said it :p
     
  15. Le_Petit_Lapin

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    Anyone else got a strong urge to poke at it with a fork?
     
  16. Borris

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    Only if your toast drops down the back.

    Otherwise, it's just fiddling.
     
  17. Zip

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    What does it do apart from get really hot :confused:
     
  18. Pickers

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    hot plasma = conditions for nuclear fusion = big win for energy generation
     
  19. Visage

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    = big loss for energy conservation :(
     
  20. Pickers

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    Energy conservation is only valid/required for non-renewable and/or damaging methods of generation.