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    Coherent Viewpoint

    and it puts power out there for anyone to tap into. Laws of nature get in the way of wireless power, things like the inverse square law.

    And yes Tesla did spend a lot of time on broadcast power, and claimed to be able to do so. However by that time he was also deathly afraid of pearls, declared that "There is no such thing as an electron", and apparently did not believe the ionosphere exists. Claims of his regarding his later work should be evaluated carefully, noting that many of those were never demonstrated in a fashion that allowed verification.

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