Tesla (1856-1943) has been called founder of modern electrical technology.
Among his creations are the channeling of alternating current, fluorescent
and neon lighting, wireless telegraphy and giant turbines that harnessed
the power of Niagara Falls. A man ahead of his time, he is credited
as the inspiration for radio, radar, robots and even TV and the
internet. He held over 700 patents. He believed that cheap, abundant
energy could be made available to everyone.
documents his amazing inventions as well as his persecution at the
hands of the corporate state (46:26)