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Nikola Tesla: Badass of Science!

By Vadim Newquist Apr 10, 2014

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Inventor, electrical and mechanical engineer, physicist, futurist and bad-ass lover of pigeons, Nikola is primarily known for his contributions to the design of alternating current (you know, that electrical supply system that’s powering the computer you’re reading this on?) and, of course the Tesla coil. His accomplishments extend far beyond this though and have had a lasting impact on the world of physics, technology and the way we live our everyday lives and beyond…

Picture by Nicky Barkla.


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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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