Nikola Tesla – The Genius Who Lit the World

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Nikola Tesla is considered the father of our modern technological age. This program reveals the discoveries of a forgotten genius, many of which went unnoticed for nearly a century. How did this obscure visionary from what is now Yugoslavia lay the foundation for modern communication and which of his inventions were considered a little too revolutionary by government agencies and the power brokers of the time.

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. Tesla registered over 700 patents worldwide. His vision included power from the sea, exploration of solar energy, the discovery of cosmic radio waves, and the use of the ionosphere for scientific purposes. He foresaw interplanetary communications and satellites.

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  • solar power 5 years ago

    B Green Solar Power works with only the most reputable distributors of renewable energy equipment and energy efficient and eco-friendly products to ensure the best possible customer experience.

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  • Tesla himself was never bought, his work was. He was shut down however when the greedy like JP Morgan and others could see no way to profit from free energy.

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  • courtney 6 years ago

    He was bought out and shut down by the corporate world..it happened years ago.

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  • spring299 7 years ago

    I would not have a job today in television if not for Nikola Tesla. This man is legendary, today he would be bought out and shut down by the corporate world.

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