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Go to: Unsung Heroes, Obscure Scientists

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Comment 7 by veggiemanuk :

As an example of the over enthusiasm for Nicola Tesla, here's the website, claiming that Tesla "INVENTED" AC current.

The list of inventions attributed to the man seems to grow each year as his religious followers dream up more things to praise him for.

It might be hard to believe but yes Tesla did do all of those things, he may have a few notable failures such as wireless power but i don't know any new things that have been attributed to him in recent years

Wed, 06 Jun 2012 16:09:02 UTC | #945894

Go to: Scientists Last Supper

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Edison should not be there and i suppose curie and degrasse keep the gender and race issue right.

Thu, 15 Mar 2012 13:23:25 UTC | #927459

Go to: Nanoscale wires defy quantum predictions

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though> t's not a problem if you want people

to keep replacing their computers every few years. I swear I've replaced 3 laptops now due to overheating. The smaller that circuits are and the closer they get, the more of a problem it becomes (or the better it gets, from a computer retailer's POV).

This is a pretty cool discovery, thoughthough

You need to clean out the lint from the cooling fan on your laptop every 6 months or so which may require opening it apart to get access. Laptop still going after 2 years.

Mon, 09 Jan 2012 17:01:35 UTC | #906678

Go to: Near-Perfect Young Dinosaur Fossil Found in Bavaria

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Its in a nice pose too, that bone sticking from its backside looks odd though.

Sat, 15 Oct 2011 19:31:10 UTC | #881151

Go to: Bishop Magee lied and deliberately misled, says Cloyne Report

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My local Catholic church here has cut some sunday masses due to lack of numbers and i hear its common now here in ireland. The younger generation are not going anymore and its a tremendous sign of the times. Enda Kenny's attack is another sign of where things are going here.

Fri, 22 Jul 2011 00:42:10 UTC | #852424

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