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Nuclear Fission and Fusion

H Manishankar Asked:

which releases more energy?fusion or fission?

Ans:

per fission energy is more for fission, Per unit mass energy released is very much more for fusion

 

Mani again:

ok..bt our nuclear weapons are not powerful enough .. their energy is infinitesimally smaller than d energy released in natural process like earthquake volcano

Ans: Nuke weapons are targeted and sufficient to produce local destruction


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