Last updated on April 21, 2014 at 9:29 EDT

Latest Tesla coil Stories

2013-12-18 08:27:04

Indiegogo campaign launched to help fund project, which is being produced in cooperation with Tesla Science Center VANCOUVER, Wash., Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Show Time Exhibitions has announced today the launching of its Indiegogo campaign to produce Tesla - The Man Who Electrified The World, a new interactive exhibit based on the life and works of Nikola Tesla, in cooperation with the Tesla Science Center at Wardenclyffe, NY. (Photo:...

2012-10-04 02:24:59

This Weekend Public at Pier 54 Can Try Hands-on Electricity Experiments In the Shadow of Mr. Blaine's Tesla Coils as He Completes His Most Grueling Endurance Performance Yet JERSEY CITY, N.J., Oct. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As David Blaine stands atop a high platform on NYC's Pier 54 October 5-8, bathed in 1 million volts from massive Tesla Coils, his fans can make electricity of their own. Aided by science educators from Liberty Science Center, in Jersey City, NJ where Mr....

2011-06-29 08:37:55

On June 22, 2011, the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf set a new world record for magnetic fields with 91.4 Tesla. To reach this record, Sergei Zherlitsyn and his colleagues at the High Magnetic Field Laboratory Dresden (HLD) developed a coil weighing about 200 kilograms in which electric current create the giant magnetic field "“ for a period of a few milliseconds. The coil survived the experiment unscathed. With this record, we're not really that interested in reaching top field...

2009-07-10 15:30:00

Today marks the birth of an inventor who revolutionized the field of science, especially in electricity and electromagnetism. He was born in the small village of Smiljan, Vojna Krajina, in modern-day Croatia 153 years ago.  Tesla is most famous for his invention of the radio.  The original credit to the radio was given to Guglielmo Marconi, but in 1943, just months after Tesla had died, the U.S. Supreme Court reversed its decision and gave the radio patent credit to Tesla. ...

Latest Tesla coil Reference Libraries

2009-07-17 15:59:58

Nikola Tesla (b. July 10, 1856 - d. January 7, 1943) was a mechanical and electrical engineer as well as an inventor. Tesla was born in the village of Smiljan, Vojna Krajina, which is within the territory of today's Croatia. He was an born an ethnic Serb and was a subject of the Austrian Empire, before becoming an American citizen. He is often considered one of the most important contributors to the birth of commercial electricity. He is best known for his contributions in the field of...

More Articles (1 articles) »