OF INTEREST: "We may have a tale to tell our grandchildren"

On this day in 1984, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II​​ offically inaugurated the JET installation at Culham Center for Fusion Energy. EFDA,  the European Fusion Development Agreement, has just posted a video of the opening, featuring the Queen’s address to the guests, among whom French President François Mitterrand and Gaston Thorn, president of the European Commission.