Nikola Tesla Nikola Tesla (Serbian Cyrillic: Никола Тесла; 10 July 1856 – 7 January 1943) was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, physicist, and futurist who is best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system. Born and raised in the Austrian Empire, Tesla received an advanced education in engineering and physics in the 1870s and gained practical experience in the early 1880s working in telephony and at Continental Edison in the new electric power industry. He emigrated to the United States in 1884, where he would become a naturalized citizen. Attempting to develop inventions he could patent and market, Tesla conducted a range of experiments with mechanical oscillators/generators, electrical discharge tubes, and early X-ray imaging. Early years Rebuilt, Tesla's house (parish hall) in Smiljan, now in Croatia, where he was born, and the rebuilt church, where his father served. Working at Edison
Nikola Tesla Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre. Nikola Tesla vers 1893. Nikola Tesla (en serbe cyrillique Никола Тесла), né le à Smiljan, dans l'Empire d'Autriche (aujourd’hui en Croatie), et mort le à New York, aux États-Unis, est un inventeur et ingénieur serbe de la Croatie,,, également citoyen américain, ayant principalement œuvré dans le domaine de l’électricité. Considéré comme l’un des plus grands scientifiques dans l’histoire de la technologie, pour avoir déposé quelque 300 brevets couvrant au total 125 inventions (qui seront pour beaucoup d’entre elles attribuées à tort à Thomas Edison), et avoir décrit de nouvelles méthodes pour réaliser la « conversion de l’énergie », Tesla est reconnu comme l’un des ingénieurs les plus créatifs de la fin du XIXe et du début du XXe siècle. Quant à lui, il préférait plutôt se définir comme un découvreur. Ses travaux les plus connus et les plus largement diffusés portent sur l’énergie électrique. Textes de Nikola Tesla Biographies
Nikola Tesla - The Complete Patents of Nikola Tesla - The Man who invented the 20th Century The Complete Patents of Nikola Tesla Edited by Jim Glenn ( This is a Must Have Book for Inventors ! ) Tommy C Barnes & Noble Books New York ISBN 1566192668 1994 by Barnes & Noble Inc. Nikola Tesla's Automobile Nikola Tesla, the "man who invented the twentieth century," was born July 10, 1856, at Smiljan, Lika province (in modern Croatia), a part of the expiring Empire of AustroHungary. As a child Nikola manifested a full share of Duka's ingenuity, building among other things a bugpropelled engine. He entered the Polytechnic College of Graz in 1875, studied hungrily, but for lack of funds was unable to complete his second year. Already at Graz he knew that electricity would be his life's fascination. He did emigrate and he did go to work for Edison, but for less than a year, until the fee promised for a particularly difficult project, redesign of an Edison dynamo, failed to materialize. Tesla was" in any case, a natural showman. A 1902 venture, with J. Marconi v.
Open Letter to that 53% Guy In the picture, you’re holding up a sheet of paper that says: I am a former Marine. I work two jobs. I don’t have health insurance. I wanted to respond to you as a liberal. First, let me say that I think it’s great that you have such a strong work ethic and I agree with you that you have much to be proud of. I have a nephew in the Marine Corps, so I have some idea of how tough that can be. So, if you think being a liberal means that I don’t value hard work or a strong work ethic, you’re wrong. I understand your pride in what you’ve accomplished, but I want to ask you something. Do you really want the bar set this high? Do you really want to spend the rest of your life working two jobs and 60 to 70 hours a week? And what happens if you get sick? Do you plan to get married, have kids? Look, you’re a tough kid. And, believe it or not, there are people out there even tougher than you. And is this really your idea of what life should be like in the greatest country on Earth?
Tesla Wardenclyffe Project Nikola Tesla Nikola Tesla was born in 1856 in Smiljan Lika, Croatia. He was the son of a Serbian Orthodox clergyman. Tesla studied engineering at the Austrian Polytechnic School. During his lifetime, Tesla invented fluorescent lighting, the Tesla induction motor, the Tesla coil, and developed the alternating current (AC) electrical supply system that included a motor and transformer, and 3-phase electricity. Tesla is now credited with inventing modern radio as well; since the Supreme Court overturned Guglielmo Marconi's patent in 1943 in favor of Nikola Tesla's earlier patents. The Tesla coil, invented in 1891, is still used in radio and television sets and other electronic equipment. Nikola Tesla - Mystery Invention Ten years after patenting a successful method for producing alternating current, Nikola Tesla claimed the invention of an electrical generator that would not consume any fuel. In total, Nikola Telsa was granted more than one hundred patents and invented countless unpatented inventions.
Nikola Tesla Chronologie 1917 - Détruit Wardenclyffe May, 18th: Tesla Receives Edison Medal Originally rejecting the offer of the AIEE's highest award, Tesla reconsiders and accepts after being encouraged by Bernard A. Behrend. During the introduction, Tesla disappears and is later found at the library feeding his beloved pigeons. July, 4th: Wardenclyffe Tower Destroyed Reported in the media as being suspected of being used by German spies, the tower was actually ordered to be destroyed to cover debts incurred by Tesla at the Waldorf Astoria where he lived for almost 20 years. July, 21st: Tesla Moves To Chicago Tesla contracts with Pyle National on the perfection of his turbines. August: Tesla Envisions Radar
Zero-point energy Zero-point energy, also called quantum vacuum zero-point energy, is the lowest possible energy that a quantum mechanical physical system may have; it is the energy of its ground state. All quantum mechanical systems undergo fluctuations even in their ground state and have an associated zero-point energy, a consequence of their wave-like nature. The uncertainty principle requires every physical system to have a zero-point energy greater than the minimum of its classical potential well. This results in motion even at absolute zero. The concept of zero-point energy was developed in Germany by Albert Einstein and Otto Stern in 1913, as a corrective term added to a zero-grounded formula developed by Max Planck in 1900. The term zero-point energy originates from the German Nullpunktsenergie. An alternative form of the German term is Nullpunktenergie (without the s). History where is Planck's constant, Relation to the uncertainty principle Varieties and defined by . .
If cyclists planned the roads… « Make Wealth History Last week I mentioned Blackfriars station and its solar bridge, but the station redesign has been in the news for a different reason this week. Cyclists are disappointed about the re-design of the roads around the station, arguing that they have been planned entirely with cars in mind. They will be taking to the streets today in protest, but to raise awareness of the dangers of the current plans and to show how they could be improved, they have also developed a cyclist-friendly alternative. Here is the proposed layout: And here’s what it might look like if the cyclists got their way: For more, see the London Cycling Campaign. Like this: Like Loading... Letterheady Free Energy | Nikola Tesla Nikola Tesla | Bob Neal | Ron Rockwell | Charles Brown T. Henry Moray | Edwin Gray | Paul Baumann | John Bedini Nikola Tesla was a multi-disciplinary genius. His discovery of the rotating magnetic field in 1882 lead to a series of US Patents in 1888, which gave us the AC electric power system still in use today. This one achievement earned him the honor of being called "The Man Who Invented the 20th Century". But his research went way beyond what has found its way into everyday use. In his masterful article The Problem of Increasing Human Energy, first published in Century Illustrated Magazine in June 1900, Tesla discusses the "energy situation" like never before. Tesla worked for years trying to solve all of the technical issues presented by the idea. On a world that is warming up, tapping ambient sources of heat in the air, water and ground are the most important technologies to develop at this time. For more information on Nikola Tesla and his discoveries, please follow these links:
Nikola Tesla: Biographie & Inventions Few people recognize his name today, and even among those who do, the words Nikola Tesla are likely to summon up the image of a crackpot rather than an authentic scientist. Nikola Tesla was possibly the greatest inventor the world has ever known. He was, without doubt, a genius who is not only credited with many devices we use today, but is also credited with astonishing, sometimes world-transforming, devices that are even simply amazing by today’s scientific standards. Tesla was born at precisely midnight between July 9th and 10th, 1856, in Smiljan, Croatia. Tesla sailed to America in 1884, arriving in New York City with four cents in his pocket, and many great ideas in his head. employment with a young Thomas Edison in New Jersey, but the two inventors, were far apart in background and methods. He managed to produce new forms of generators, transformers, he invented the fluorescent light, and he became extremely involved with the wireless transmission of power.
Zero-Point Energy Updated 5 February 2009 Quantum theory predicts, and experiments verify, that so-called empty space (the vacuum) contains an enormous residual background energy known as zero-point energy or ZPE. This energy derives its name from the fact that at temperatures of absolute zero (- 273o Celsius), elementary particles continue to exhibit energetic behavior. Advances in the theories of zero-point energy, nonlinear thermodynamics, and Connective Physics open up the possibility of cohering this energy for practical purposes -- in effect tapping the zero-point, and thereby accessing a universe-sized source of energy. Originally, the possible uses of zero-point energy was thought to be of significance only for such esoteric concerns as small perturbations in atomic emission processes. Theoretical contributions have been done by such pioneers as Nobel laureates Ilya Prigogine, P. T. The immediate and down-to-Earth future of ZPE and related theories is very exciting. 1) Over-unity energy systems,