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Joseph Wetzler, Electric Lamps fed from Space, and Flames that do not Consume

Joseph Wetzler, Electric Lamps fed from Space, and Flames that do not Consume, 1891

Description of Nikola Tesla's coil experiments and lectures.

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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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Electricity as a Factor in Happiness

Electricity as a Factor in Happiness, 1881

Sceptical attack on electrical speculations about the future.

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E. Jay Edwards, The Capture of Niagara

E. Jay Edwards, The Capture of Niagara, 1894

Description of the project to generate electricity at Niagara Falls

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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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William Crookes, Some Possibilities of Electricity

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

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Chauncy Montgomery McGovern, The New Wizard of the West

Chauncy Montgomery McGovern 1899, The New Wizard of the West, Pearson's Magazine

Description of Nikola Tesla and his Colorado Springs experiments

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Entranced by the Factory

Unplug the car and let�s go!

Among the Sandemanians

Maxwell�s Equations

'Maxwell�s Equations', London Review of Books

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A Peck of Trouble

Push-Button Farming Is Here

The latest ideas in physics

Electricity

Newest definitions of electricity

'Newest definitions of electricity', Harpers

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