Home-made Nuclear Powered GameBoy

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Yes really someone built a nuclear powered Game Boy. But it’s not as complicated as it might sound, in fact it’s a pretty simple but clever solution.

Using tritum cells, that make glow in the dark powder glow by exciting it with mild radiation. And combining these cells with simple solar cells. You technically get nuclear power.

As you might have guessed it’s not very efficient, but it’s a cool experiment. Check it out:


Johny (John-Erik) Krahbichler is the CEO and main author of Gadgetzz, since 2009. While Mr. Krahbichler's expertise is in consumer electronics, his true passion is science´, and educating the world about the universe we inhabit. Check out the non-profit Scientific Literacy Matters Currently Johny is using his experience from covering trade shows such as the CES, to work with trade show exhibition marketing.

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