The art of fusion

9 October, 7:00 pm

45 minsTeenage, AdultPWYD

Discussion | Environment & Nature, Science, The Arts, Style & Design

Science and Art have been influencing eachother for centuries, take Da Vinci’s iconic Vitruvian Man. So why are they often thought to be at such odds? Fusion energy powers our Sun, a feature of art for millennia, but only now are scientists getting close to generating electricity from a fusion star. We want to fire up your creativity and see your interpretation of fusion to show just how artistic science could be.

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