The experiment was conducted at the Experimental ­Advanced Superconducting ­Tokamak facility in Hefei, in the southeast province of Anhui on Monday. Photo: Chinese Academy of Sciences

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The experiment was conducted at the Experimental ­Advanced Superconducting ­Tokamak facility in Hefei, in the southeast province of Anhui on Monday. Photo: Chinese Academy of Sciences
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