http://www.boston.com/news/globe/health_science/articles/2004/07/27/heating_up_a_cold_theory/ QUOTE: COLD FUSION Heating up a cold theory MIT professor risks career to reenergize discredited [...] So over time, cold fusion scientists have become members of a small, close-knit culture unto themselves. They visit each other's labs. They have their own newsletters. They have their own conferences. And every year, their results get stronger, the group says, results that cannot be explained away by error or any other reason other than a new nuclear process. [...] "The day I know it's wrong, I'm dropping it," Hagelstein said, almost sounding like he yearned for that time. "If someone can explain to me (it's not real), I would stop."