Tesla

After Nikola Tesla was found dead in January 1943 in his hotel room in New York City, representatives of the U.S. government’s Office of Alien Property seized many documents relating to the brilliant and prolific 86-year-old inventor’s work. It was the height of World War II, and Tesla had claimed to have invented a powerful particle-beam weapon, known as the “Death Ray,” that could have proved invaluable … Continue reading Tesla

The Secret City of Tesla & Marconi

     There is information that points toward South America that would suggest that Tesla and Marconi might have built some sort of secret city in the middle of the jungle. Tesla and Marconi are rooted in much lore and legend with regard to what they accomplished in their lifetimes. They were close friends for a while but then we are led to believe that … Continue reading The Secret City of Tesla & Marconi

The Kings of America

Was George Washington King George III? How much do you really know about the “first” president of the United States? Did you know that he was actually the 15th president? There were 14 other presidents that came before him that were the head of something called the Continental Congress. The first president of what we would think of like the early United States was actually … Continue reading The Kings of America

The Elon

What is the likelihood of von Braun predicting the coming of Elon Musk and Musk’s SpaceX Mission to Mars? Could it be that Elon was familiar with Wernher von Braun’s books, and decided to link craft his own aspiration for space travel with his predecessor. Who is the “Elon” in Wernher von Braun’s Project Mars: A Technical Tale and how is the character similar to the “real” Elon Musk? Called by the New … Continue reading The Elon

Jack Parsons

Marvel Whiteside “Jack” Parsons was an American rocket engineer and rocket propulsion researcher, chemist, and Thelemite occultist. Associated with the California Institute of Technology, Parsons was one of the principal founders of both the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the Aerojet Engineering Corporation. The predecessor to NASA was a young talented rocket scientist, Jack Parsons. Werner von Braun claimed it was the self-taught Parsons, not himself, … Continue reading Jack Parsons

September 11, 2001

The September 11 attacks (also referred to as 9/11) were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda against the United States on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001. The attacks resulted in 2,977 fatalities, over 25,000 injuries, and substantial long-term health consequences, in addition to at least $10 billion in infrastructure and property damage. Continue reading September 11, 2001