Dr. Nikola Tesla had built unique laboratory with a roof that rolled back to prevent it from catching fire and above it was a 142 feet antenna setup to send powerful electrical impulses right into the earth.
Dr. Nikola Tesla conducted a demonstration in 1898 at Madison Square Garden in New York where he navigated a remote controlled boat using a wireless command post
Dr. Tesla was totally distraught by this loss mentally as well as financially. The fire destroyed all his research papers, notes, patents which awaited filing, books,
The World Columbian Expo turned out to be a huge success. In its six-month run, over 28 million (2.8 crore) people visited the fair.