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Nature volume 407, pages 129130 (14 September 2000) | Download Citation


Problems with a giant laser project.

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  1. Stephen Bodner retired in 1999 as head of the laser fusion programme at the US Naval Research Laboratory (e-mail: a-s.bodner@mindspring. com).

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  2. Christopher Paine is a senior researcher in the nuclear programme at the Natural Resources Defense Council, Washington, DC 20005, USA (e-mail: ).

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