He isn’t some car floating in space, although he probably would have really liked the idea.

While most people know Thomas Edison, Tesla was the one who advocated for AC– alternating current– which we use, while Edison was a proponent for DC– direct current– which is inefficient. Edison, to make his point, once electrocuted an elephant with AC to claim it was dangerous.

So who was Tesla?

A reminder that Area 51: Redemption comes out next month and Wardenclyffe and a Tesla cannon play a key role in the story.