Direct fusion is going to produce neutrons and will publish yield, but they will not get to breakeven in the NIAC project.
90% of the energy will be put out as kinetic energy.
Also, molecular actuators using photoactivation ==> Enable an 8 meter space telescope mirror that weighs 1 pound.
Make gigantic space telescopes 100 to 500 times lighter for the size against more traditional approaches.
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