Tesla vs. Einstein: The Ether & the Birth of the New Physics

By MARC J. SEIFER— Nikola Tesla (1856-1943) was an electrical inventor, well known as a competitor of arch rival Tom Edison. Where Edison’s inventions include the light bulb, the microphone in the telephone and the phonograph, Tesla’s inventions include fluorescent lighting, the AC hydroelectric power system and wireless communication. Tesla is therefore mostly billed as an inventor.  The fact is, Tesla was also a physicist who studied in college such courses as analytic geometry, … [Read more...]