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Stuff You Missed in History Class

HowStuffWorks.com

Society & Culture, History

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Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by HowStuffWorks.com.

Nikola Tesla and the War of the Currents, Part 2

June 6th, 2012

Episode 449 of 972 episodes

By 1887, Nikola Tesla secured seven patents for components of his alternating current system. In 1888, George Westinghouse offered to hire Tesla to develop the AC system, and that’s when the Current War really got underway.

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