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Electricity Tesla
September 2, 2017

Electricity Tesla

(The Address On the Occasion of the Commemoration of the Introduction of Niagara Falls Power In Buffalo At the Ellicot Club, January 12, 1897) I have scarcely had courage enough to address an audience on a few unavoidable occasions, and the experience of this evening, even as disconnected from the cause of our meeting, is quite novel to me. Although in those…

Nikola Tesla wireless electricity
June 22, 2017

Nikola Tesla wireless electricity

First, we should take a look into Tesla s patent model for his system. Whaddaya know, *it wasn t radio*. Instead, in preparing for the Patent Office visit, Tesla set up a pair of small resonant transformers in his lab, connected each to ground, then connected the HV terminals together using a fluorescent tube! A long glass pipe which was pumped down to near-vacuum…

Nikola Tesla electric motor
August 19, 2017

Nikola Tesla electric motor

Nikola Tesla holding a gas-filled phosphor-coated light bulb which was illuminated without wires by an electromagnetic field from the Tesla Coil . Above: One of the original AC Tesla Induction Motors on display in the British Science Museum in London. This motor was referenced in T.C. Martin s book as loaned by Tesla to Prof. Ayrton in England. In 1892, Tesla…

nikola Tesla electricity from air
May 30, 2017

nikola Tesla electricity from air

ANYONE whose mobile phone has ever run out of juice—which means, these days, more than half the world s population—will like the idea of getting electrical power out of the air. The notion is far from new. A little over a century ago, the inventor Nikola Tesla drew up ambitious plans to transmit electrical power without wires. He carried out a series of experiments…

Tesla inventor of the electrical Age
April 15, 2017

Tesla inventor of the electrical Age

Believe it or not, this is the abbreviated version. You can read the long-winded version in the Literarea section of The Peorian When it comes to the great inventors of the electrical age, for some reason, Nikola Tesla generally is overlooked at least in American textbooks. Sure, we read all about Edison, Bell and even Marconi. But for some reason, the man who…

Induction electric motor Nikola Tesla
July 17, 2017

Induction electric motor Nikola Tesla

Nikola Tesla in Strasburg, France, where he built the first induction motor In 1882, Nikola Tesla discovered the rotating magnetic field, a fundamental principle in physics and one of the greatest discoveries of all times. In February, 1882, Nikola Tesla was walking with his friend through a city park in Budapest, Hungary. Tesla was reciting stanzas from Goethe…

Tesla and electricity
May 27, 2017

Tesla and electricity

Last September, a 50-year storm damaged critical infrastructure in the state of South Australia, causing a state-wide blackout and leaving 1.7 million residents without electricity. Further blackouts occurred in the heat of the Australian summer in early 2017. In response, the South Australian Government as a leader in renewable energy, looked for a sustainable…

Nikola Tesla electric car
April 6, 2017

Nikola Tesla electric car

Here is the story : In 1930, Nikola Tesla asked his nephew, Petar Savo, who was born in Yugoslavia in 1899, to come to New York. Petar was 43 years younger than his uncle. Up to that date he had lived under stringent conditions in Yugoslavia, Tesla s country of birth. During the summer of 1931, Tesla took his nephew to Buffalo to unveil and test a new automobile…