Joe Martin, Edison, Tesla discussed on Coast To Coast AM with George Noory


Occasional host designated driver of the airwaves and moderator up the nights of coming cacophonous cavalcade of conversation happy to be back with you tonight on what is a gorgeous evening here in the desert tonight we have a pair of break engaging guests ambitious and jeddah subject wise you know bill burns from his work with you of omega zine and then on you up all hunters the tv series is written several bestselling and compelling books on topics of special interest to our audience roswell phil corso jfk bill is always a consummate pro knows how to tell a good story in tonight he returns with a boozy the focus is two of the greatest minds in human history inventors visionaries thomas edison and nikola tesla if you've read much about those two than chances are you know bitten like each other they're very much they were giants in their time but became bitter rivals and bow the world is still living with the consequences of that rivalry go burns and his codriver joe martin to put together an intriguing and little known part of the edison tesla saga both of these geniuses were intrigued by the possibility of committee getting with the dead edison historians will probably dispute this view would back a know they have they already have many times and and the idea that edison was working on a machine that might contact people who moved on to the next plane of existence would likely drive some of them up the wall were okay with that so as bill burns he will join me in a few minutes to make the case was thomas edison trying to build the socalled spirit phone and was tesla on the same trail perhaps in competition with his archrival will hear the evidence the book is called edison versus tesla the battle over there last invention and i think you'll be intrigue as an trade does with this as i was up then in the second half tonight what's with all armies everywhere we look the rotting corpses or lurking ready to eat our brains tv shows and movies and comic books and video games a commercials even slot machines at casinos here what does it say about us too be so interested in in telling and.

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