quote: ...he received a ton of criticism for his idea and was ridiculed in his own country.
quote: It still bends some important laws but experiment always trumps theory.
quote: Propellentless thrust is impossible? Not true. A laser or other light source aimed out the back would cause some small (but measurable) amount of thrust - with no propellent.
quote: The term "cold fusion" is meant to be about the initial state of the reactants.
quote: Once fusion has occurred the reactants do increase in temperature since that's how the released energy manifests.
quote: I never understood how cold fusion was supposed to generate energy.
quote: Research into Cold Fusion continues in private and government facilities and there is progress being made.
quote: What progress?
quote: Despite all that you have said, there is still money being put into this and has been since the original experiment. I will assume that someone sees some potential in it.
quote: Then when someone finds an aspect for which you did not account, you redesign the experiment to handle that then redo the experiment. Rinse and repeat. Then, and only then, do you publish and go around claiming a new discovery.
quote: which is where Albert Einstein's theory of relativity comes in.