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Experiments in Colorado Springs laboratory

Nikola Tesla Museum

Nikola Tesla Museum

Burning the nitrogen of the atmosphere. This result is produced by the discharge of an electrical oscillator giving twelve million volts. The electrical pressure, alternating one hundred thousand times per second, excites normally inert nitrogen, causing it to combine with the oxygen. The flame-like discharge shown in the photograph measures sixty-five feet across.

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