A new design for a molten-salt reactor could make nuclear power safer and more economical.
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Researchers say they could build a prototype of a molten-salt reactor, a safer, cleaner option for nuclear power, in 10 years.
A hedge fund manager aims to solve the funding problems facing early-stage biomedical research.