Joseph Wetzler, Electric Lamps fed from Space, and Flames that do not Consume, 1891
Description of Nikola Tesla's coil experiments and lectures.
1890s; Electricity; Illumination; Spectacles; Tesla
John Elfreth Watkins, What May Happen in the Next Hundred Years, 1900
Speculation about technological and social progress in the coming 20th century
1900; Future; Predictions
George Sylvester Viereck, A Machine to End War, 1935
An interview with Nikola Tesla, containing speculation about his inventions and the afterlife.
Death Rays; Predictions; Tesla; War
Nikola Tesla, The Problem of Increasing Human Energy, 1900
An extended description of the revolutionary potential of Tesla's inventions.
Automata; Electricity; Energy; Future; Tesla
Francis Lynde Stetson, The Uses of Niagara's Water Power, 1895
Speculation about how electricity from Niagara would be used.
Electric power production; Engineering; Niagara Falls
Roger Riordan, A Dream of the Future World's Fair, 1901
Speculation about what would be on show in the World's Fairs of the future, in the context of the 1901 Pan American Exposition in Buffalo, New York.
Pan American Exposition; Predictions; World Fairs
Thomas Commerford Martin, Tesla's Oscillator and Other Inventions, 1895
A descriptions of Tesla's oscillator experiments and their potential for the future of electricity
Electrical experiments; Illumination; Inventions; Tesla
Arthur Kennelly, Electricity in the Household, 1890
A description of how electricity would be used in the domestic settings of the future
Domestic Electricity; Illumination; Predictions; Thomas A. (Thomas Alva) Edison
John Edward Henry Gordon, The Latest Electrical Discovery, 1892
A description of Nikola Tesla's 1892 public experiments and speculation about future lighting systems.
Electrical experiments; Electrical power; Illumination; Tesla
George Forbes, Harnessing Niagara, 1895
A description of the Niagara hydro-electric project by a member of the International Niagara Commission.
Electrical Engineering; Future; Niagara Falls
Electricity as a Factor in Happiness, 1881
Sceptical attack on electrical speculations about the future.
Electricity; Exhibitions; Predictions
At the Fair, 1893
An account of the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chicago.
Chicago; Columbian Exposition; Exhibitions; World Fairs
E. Jay Edwards, The Capture of Niagara, 1894
Description of the project to generate electricity at Niagara Falls
Electrical Engineering; Electricity; Niagara Falls; Power Generation
Candace Wheeler, A Dream City, Harper's Magazine, 1893
Discussion of the Columbian Exposition in Chicago 1893
Mark Twain 1898, From the 'London Times' of 1904, Century Magazine
A short story about the telectroscope - a device for transmitting sight over a distance.
Electricity; telectroscope; Twain, Mark
William Crookes 1892, Some Possibilities of Electricity, Fortnightly Review
An article by chemist and natural philosopher William Crookes describing his speculations about future uses of electricity
Electricity; Predictions; William Crookes
Chauncy Montgomery McGovern 1899, The New Wizard of the West, Pearson's Magazine
Description of Nikola Tesla and his Colorado Springs experiments
Colorado Springs; Electrical experiments; Electricity; Tesla
Cleveland Moffet 1899, Seeing by Wire
Description of Jan Szczepanik's telectroscope experiments
Electrical Communication; Inventions; Jan Szczepanik; telectroscope
J. M. Bacon 1899, Telegraphing from the Clouds
A description of Tesla's experiments on wireless transmission of electrical power.
Electrical experiments; Electrical power; Telegraph; Tesla
Painting of the rescue of USAT Dorchester survivors by USCGC Escanaba (WPG-77) on 3 February 1943 in the North Atlantic Ocean., Ocean
Articles about automation.
'Apron', TIME magazine
'Medicine: Eyes Ripped', TIME magazine
'Medicine: Tips for Terrestrials', TIME magazine
'Medicine: Claustrophobia', TIME magazine
'Medicine: Bombs and Bandages', TIME magazine
'Science: Anti-Drop', TIME magazine
'Science: Science & War', TIME magazine
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