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Mark Twain in Nikola Tesla's apartment, New York 1894 The high-voltage current is being passed through the human body to bring the lamp to incandescence. Tesla's friend, Mark Twain, is holding the loop above the resonating coil. Tesla is in the background. Originally published as part of an article by T.C. Martin called "Tesla's Oscillator and Other Inventions" that appeared in the Century Magazine (April 1895)
Tesla! - In 1899, Nikola Tesla, with the aid of his financial backer, J.P. Morgan, set up at Colorado Springs an experimental laboratory containing high-voltage, radio transmission equipment. The lab had a 200 ft. tower for transmission and reception of radio waves and the best receiving equipment available at the time.One night, when he was alone in the laboratory, Tesla observed what he cautiously referred to as electrical actions which definitely appeared to be intelligent signals
Nikola Tesla - The Genius Who Lit the World - is considered the father of our modern technological age. Among his discoveries are: fluorescent light, the laser beam, wireless communications, wireless transmission of electrical energy, remote control, robotics, Tesla’s turbines and vertical take off aircraft. Tesla is the father of the radio and the modern electrical transmission system.
Electric cars: the good, the bad and the ugly: Electric cars are nothing new – the first ones appeared in the mid 1800s.However, it’s only now that the motor industry is finally embracing EVs, and arguably it was the phenomenal success of Tesla that kick-started the switch from a reliance on internal combustion engines.According to a recent report by McKinsey & Co and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, electric cars could account for two-thirds of the vehicles on the roads of 50 major world…
Time magazine has released its list of 100 most influential people, and topping the list is Kanye West, who is also on the cover. Of course, as Tesla CEO Elon Musk points out in Time’s cover story, West “would be the first person to tell you he belongs on this list.” “The dude doesn’t believe …Time magazine has released its list of 100 most influential people, and topping the list is Kanye West, who is also on the cover. Of course, as Tesla CEO Elon Musk points out in Time’s cover story…