Nikola Tesla

The Magnifying Transmitter

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Nikola Tesla


If my memory serves me right, it was in November, 1890, that I performed a laboratory experiment which was one of the most extraordinary and spectacular ever recorded in the annals of science. In investigating the behavior of high frequency currents, I had satisfied myself that an electric field of sufficient intensity could be produced in a room and used to light up electrodeless vacuum tubes.

The Problem of Increasing Human Energy

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Nikola Tesla
 
The introduction to Tesla’s book The Problem of Increasing Human Energy.


The onward movement of humanity.
The energy of the movement.
The three ways of increasing human energy.
Of all the endless variety of phenomena which nature presents to our senses, there is none that fills our minds with greater wonder than that inconceivably complex movement which we designate as human life.

My Early Life

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Nikola Tesla
 
Extract from My Inventions


The first chapter of Tesla’s My Inventions contains his recollections of his childhood. “The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention. It is the most important product of his creative brain. Its ultimate purpose is the complete mastery of mind over the material world, the harnessing of the forces of nature to human needs. This is the difficult task of the inventor, who is often misunderstood and unrewarded.” – Tesla.

My Inventions

Nikola Tesla
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“Awesome book. I would highly recommend it to anyone interested in the life and works of Nikola Tesla. Not only is it an invitation to one of the greatest minds of the last century but a chance to get to know Tesla as a person, as the book is filled with anecdotes of his early life. To my surprise and amusement, the inventor had a great sense of humour and very interesting views on various matters, such as friendship, politics and others. The book was written in 1919, almost a century ago, but I am sure it will be an inspiration for several generations to com…”

The Problem of Increasing Human Energy

Nikola Tesla
Paperback, Kindle, epub


Tesla’s thoughts on humanity’s relationship with the universe, and also his explanation of the technological aspects of his work. First published in 1900. Paperback, epub, and Kindle.