Nuclear research: is nuclear fusion coming? A look at the construction site of the world's largest fusion reactor

Two suns have been visible from a hill above the southern French town of Vinon-sur-Verdon for some time.

Nuclear research: is nuclear fusion coming? A look at the construction site of the world's largest fusion reactor

Two suns have been visible from a hill above the southern French town of Vinon-sur-Verdon for some time. One of the two has been burning for four and a half billion years. Without them, life on this planet would not be possible. The other is being built by thousands of human minds and hands and - very slowly - rising. This second sun is still a huge construction site. But within the next three years, the construction site is to become the largest nuclear fusion reactor in the world.

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