An American 14-year-old has reportedly become the youngest known person in the world to create a successful nuclear reaction.
The Open Source Fusor Research Consortium, a hobbyist group, has recognised the achievement by Jackson Oswalt, from Memphis, Tennessee, when he was aged 12 in January 2018.
â€śFor those that havenâ€™t seen my recent posts, it will come as a surprise that I would even consider believing I had achieved fusion,â€ť Oswalt wrote on the Fusor.net forum.
â€śOver the past month I have made an enormous amount of progress. I now have results that I believe to be worthy.â€ť ...