The following are links I have accumulated on the late great Nikola Tesla
Nature and Nature’s laws lay hid in night: God said, “Let Tesla be” and all was light
Nikola Tesla invented alternating current, generators and motors to run on it, high voltage Tesla coils, radio, X-rays, highly efficient bladeless steam turbines, radio controlled boats and robots, fluorescent lights and was hugely influential in his industry. Tesla was a metaphysical genius who
had a tremendous ability to visualise his inventions and the complete working model of his
invention including the minutest details so that when it was manufactured for the first time it worked just as he visualized it.
Tesla was born on 10 July 1856, in a small town called Smiljan in the Austria – Hungary border province of modern day Croatian republic. Tesla was born into a poor family whose father was a priest and his mother an illiterate housewife but very talented and to whom he was emotionally very close. Tesla had one elder brother and three sisters. According to Tesla’s biography (Cheney,1999) the elder brother Dane was brilliant and died at the age of 12 and Tesla came under tremendous pressure from his parents to perform as well as his brother. This was a major motivating force in his early life.Tesla studied electrical engineering at the Austrian Polytechnic in Graz.
And boy, did he perform