Category Archives: History

Tesla – The American Experience

Tesla – The American Experience. Correction and expansion on a concept in the documentary. Continue reading

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Nikola Tesla

July 10th, 2013 I guess today is Tesla’s birthday from some of the posts on the internet.  Having been a fan before all of the pop hype, I felt that I should write something. Dealing with large electrical motors and … Continue reading

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Thorium Power Generation

  April 29th, 2013      For awhile now I have been interested in Thorium as an alternative energy source.  We have been using nuclear energy for a long time as a nation.  Even with the incidents that we have had in … Continue reading

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Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP)

    February 27th, 2013 EMP is a concept by which a sharp spike in the time-domain for electromagnetic energy can cause a wide bandwidth frequency range of energy transmitted.  If this energy reaches electronic equipment after attenuation and propagation loss … Continue reading

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My Mom Gave Me a Map Once

February 26th, 2013     Talking to a young woman the other day, we were discussing the technology of smartphones, GPS etc.  She stated how dependent she was on here in-vehicle navigator to get around. In fact, she was almost fully … Continue reading

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The Changing Telephone

Jan. 26th, 2013 – The Reliable Telephone Utilizing Voice Over IP (VOIP) technology for my fixed phone, I pondered a little about the history of the telephone.  What initiated this was the realization that VOIP is not quite as reliable … Continue reading

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