24 Feb

Nikola Tesla’s remote-control boat, and other unpopular inventions

Nikola Tesla’s remote-control boat, and other unpopular inventions
Nikola Tesla’s influence on the modern world as an inventor, scientist, and engineer is too often overlooked. Tesla harnessed the power of alternating current, developed induction motors, and even experimented with wireless power, yet there is still no …
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Ars Technica


Handsome Family bring gothic-style roots music to Sage Gateshead
As a result, the Handsome Family became rather well-known! Rennie has turned her attention to the real world, too, with songs dedicated to the likes of Nikola Tesla, Amelia Earhart, Natalie Wood and the late English diarist, Emily Shore. However …
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The Chronicle


PBS documentary shines a light on Nikola Tesla as the hero of a geek tragedy
Nikola Tesla sits beside his spiral coil in New York in 1901. (Credit: Tesla Memorial Society of New York) The writer and producer behind tonight’s documentary about Nikola Tesla admits that he didn’t even know who the inventor was when he was first …
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Geek Wire