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Nuclear Fusion Diagram

Deuterium - Tritium Fusion

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This is a diagram of the fusion reaction between deuterium and tritium.

This is a diagram of the fusion reaction between deuterium and tritium. Deuterium and tritium accelerate toward each other and fuse to form an unstable He-5 nucleus which ejects a neutron to become a He-4 nucleus. Considerable kinetic energy is produced.

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