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Nikola Tesla, The Problem of Increasing Human Energy

Nikola Tesla, The Problem of Increasing Human Energy, 1900

An extended description of the revolutionary potential of Tesla's inventions.

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Roger Riordan, A Dream of the Future World's Fair

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.

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Thomas Commerford Martin, Tesla's Oscillator and Other Inventions

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

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At the Fair

At the Fair, 1893

An account of the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chicago.

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Mark Twain, From the 'London Times' of 1904

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.

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