Practical fusion power, as the joke goes, has been “decades away…for decades.” But recent advancements in advanced algorithms and artificial intelligence promise to speed up the slow, slow progress towards a fusion-powered utopia. We visit one company that’s using machine learning to try and crack the code on fusion once and for all. Read more here: http://bit.ly/2CULmn6 Subscribe: http://bit.ly/2FqJZMl Reporter: Rachel Becker Producer: William Poor Director: Brennan King, Cory Zapatka Graphics: Alex Parkin Camera: Wes Reel Director of Audience Development: Ruben Salvadori Social Media Manager: Dilpreet Kainth Like Verge Science on Facebook: http://bit.ly/2hoSukO Follow on Twitter: http://bit.ly/2Kr29B9 Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX Read More: http://www.theverge.com Community guidelines: http://bit.ly/2D0hlAv Subscribe to Verge on YouTube for explainers, product reviews, technology news, and more: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs