American Experience

Nikola Tesla and Wireless Charging

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Wireless power seems cutting edge, but it was actually pioneered over 100 years ago by Nikola Tesla. We teamed up with the Retro Report to explore how Tesla's technology is being used in innovative ways today.

Aired: 10/18/16

Rating: NR

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