Cold Fusion: Thirty Years Later
In March 1989, the claim of a revolutionary discovery in nuclear energy production galvanized the scientific community. It turned into a classic case of pathological science—and a textbook example of the self-correcting nature of science. The quest for controllable nuclear fusion as a societal energy source has been multigenerational, expensive, and slow. The benefits of …
Why E-Cat Is a Hoax
Energy Catalysis, or E-Cat, claims to generate nuclear energies on a tabletop—a scientifically impossible feat. Nonetheless, its inventor, Andrea Rossi, has fooled companies into investing in it.