Nikola Tesla

40K: Relics of the Adeptus Mechanicus

The Adeptus Mechanicus wield powerful relics to smite those heretical foes who don’t revere in the Omnissiah.<p>Ah the Adeptus Mechanicus. At the …

RPGs

Nikola and Bosch set to battle Tesla with hydrogen-electric semi trucks

Nikola, the <i>other</i> automotive company that pays homage to famed inventor Nikola Tesla, just announced plans to team with automotive supplier Bosch to develop next-gen powertrains for two hydrogen-electric semi trucks.<p>The development partnership aims to produce a line of semis that would blow current …

Transportation

'The Current War' Star Michael Shannon Says Nikola Tesla is a 'Rock Star'

TIFF 2017: Historical biopic about a battle between electricity titans opens Nov. 24<p>In The Weinstein Company’s “The Current War,” contemporary …

Entertainment

This Is Exactly Why Nikola Tesla Told Us To Study The ‘Non Physical Phenomena’

<b>“The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its</b> …

Scientific Research

Did Nikola Tesla Detect Signals From Another Civilization?

Nikola Tesla is one of the greatest scientific minds and inventors the world has ever known. Even though he is entirely absent from out history …

Aliens

TMZ Coverage of Historic Celebrity Feuds

Cain and Abel<p>The first two sons of Adam and Eve are at it again. Cain is FURIOUS that Abel’s sacrifice was better received by God and now, the battle …

Humor

Blindness, Nikola Tesla and chicken detectives: The most interesting indie games in Italy right now

What we discovered at the Italian gaming booth at Gamescom 2017.<p>Events like Gamescom and GDC are invaluable for emerging video game industries such …

Italy

Westbound Nikola Tesla Boulevard closed Wednesday morning

The city is closing westbound lanes of Nikola Tesla Boulevard east of Parkdale Avenue North Wednesday morning for about six hours.<p>Starting at around …

Canadian News

Wireless charging: How a key iPhone 8 feature could work

Wireless charging is fast becoming standard on smartphones. Samsung has long included the technology on its Galaxy devices, which can be re-powered without having to be plugged in.<p>After years of waiting, Apple could be about to add the ability to charge wirelessly to its 10-year anniversary iPhone …

Wireless Charging

When Vivekananda Met Tesla: Modern Physics' Earliest Trysts with Vedanta

It is generally accepted that Vivekananda changed the world by bringing the movement for self-knowledge to America. He influenced some of the …

Physics

Serbia's largest power plant to start clean-up to meet EU standards

BELGRADE (Reuters) - Serbia's power utility EPS and Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems signed a 167 million euro ($201 million) deal on Friday to help reduce gas emissions and meet European Union standards at Serbia's largest coal-fired power plant.<p>Serbia produces two thirds of its power in aging …

Environment

Smalltalk is the Nikola Tesla of the IT Industry

Nikola Tesla was a brilliant inventor and visionary who died largely forgotten.<p>His contributions to the world were enormous, but people still …

Programming

Benedict Cumberbatch Plays Thomas Edison in the New Trailer For The Current War

We’re all familiar with Nikola Tesla and his brilliant work helping to invent the electric technologies that we live with today. But did you know …

Movies

Benedict Cumberbatch lights up new 'Current War' trailer

Now Playing: Watch this: 'Current War' trailer debuts<p>2:33<p>What's that about an "Infinity War"? There's a different kind of battle going on in the upcoming film "The Current War," which features inventor Thomas Edison (Benedict Cumberbatch, of "Sherlock" fame) competing with George Westinghouse …

Benedict Cumberbatch

First Trailer For The Current War Hits, Not Enough Tesla

Almost everyone knows who <b>Thomas Alva Edison</b> was, and what his contributions to the early days of electricity were. There are far fewer who know who</b> …

Movies

Tesla Fever Strikes Again – Tesla Fest: Electric Circus

After announcing plans to dedicate Niagara Street as The Tesla Heritage Corridor in July, another Tesla initiative is now underway.<p>First came Buffalo …

Niagara Falls

How Elon Musk Names His Inventions

The SpaceX founder has a serious love for nerdy names.<p>Elon Musk has a flair for the dramatic. It would be hard to so publicly champion going to Mars, …

Why People Want to Get Rid of Confederate Statues, as Explained by Plato

There is a philosophical way of looking at the current arguments to remove Confederate statues, and it's one that dates back to Ancient Greece. <br>Read …

History

10 Surprising Facts You Don’t Know About Nikola Tesla

Share8<p>Tweet<p>Share<p>+1<p>Shares 8<p>Serbian-born inventor and physicist Nikola Tesla is known mostly as the mastermind behind the AC induction motor and the …

6 Life Lessons From a Financial Writer Turning 60

There was a time when I thought it would be a major accomplishment to turn 30. So getting twice as far in chronology is no mean feat. Early in my …

Baby Boomers

Leave the Drones to Tesla

Did you know that Nikola Tesla patented a drone before there were drones?! Over 100 years ago he called these imagined vessels as being used to carry …

Tesla

Did Nikola Tesla actually work as a swimming instructor?

Nikola Tesla was many things: a pool hustler, a gambling addict, a eugenicist, and a legendary genius. But despite what you may have seen recently in …

After electric cars, what more will it take for batteries to change the face of energy?

ABOUT three-quarters of the way along one of the snaking production lines in Nissan’s Sunderland plant, a worker bolts fuel tanks into the chassis of …

Batteries

The Nikola Tesla Interview That Was Hidden For 116 Years Will Blow Your Mind

In 1899, Nikola Tesla did an interview with a journalist named John Smith, and the ideas expressed by Tesla in that interview were so revolutionary, …

Spirituality

HNA eyes airport deals amid China's outbound crackdown

HONG KONG (Reuters) - HNA Group is preparing its bid for a concession to operate Belgrade’s airport, a company executive said, undeterred by Beijing’s sharpened scrutiny of overseas acquisitions, which has clouded some of the Chinese conglomerate’s other pending deals.<p>HNA is leading a consortium …

China

5 Hilariously Ballsy Cons Pulled Off By Historical Figures

By Adam Wears Published: August 08th, 2017 When you think about how celebrities spend their time, you picture them idling by a pool being served …

Humor

Who Invented Smartphones? Hint: It Wasn't Apple

In 1926, during an interview for Collier magazine, legendary scientist and inventor Nikola Tesla described a piece of technology that would …

Science

The fabulous life of Google cofounder and Alphabet CEO Larry Page

Larry Page is one of the most powerful people in the world.<p>The quirky, soft-spoken computer scientist cofounded Google with Sergey Brin in 1998 and now, almost 20 years later, still runs its parent company, Alphabet.<p>So who's the man behind Google and how did he get to where he is today?<p>Here's his …

Google

How to Learn the 1 Skill That Comes Naturally to Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Nikola Tesla

The authentic way to discovering your true north.<p><i>Through television and telephony we shall see and hear one another as perfectly as though we were face to face, despite intervening distances of thousands of miles; and the instruments through which we shall be able to do this will be amazingly</i> …

Jeff Bezos

The world’s most exclusive club has no members…yet

Co-written with Mick Emmett<p>The Trillionaire Club (hint Jeff Bezos will not be the first member)<p>Until very recently the phrase “trillion dollars” was …

Jeff Bezos