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A CCL school student hits the news with his nuclear fusion

Priory pupil Jamie Edwards, 13, has built the reactor from scratch with help from school, and has now taken the world record off American, Taylor Wilson, who was 14 when he became the youngest ‘fusioneer’ in 2008. The Penwortham Priory Academy is taking part in the Creative Classrooms Lab project, through Lisa Cowell, the Director of Learning and Teaching at Penwortham.

Jamie began building the reactor in October 2013 in an under-used science laboratory at school and finally completed the task on Wednesday (March 5), making two atoms of hydrogen smash together to make helium – a nuclear fusion. “It is quite an achievement,” said Jamie, who was in a race against time to make the reactor before he turned 14 on March 9. Read the full story in the special edition of the Penwortham Priory Academy newsletter

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