10 Fun Facts About Nikola Tesla

When Mark Twain complained to his friend Nikola Tesla of chronic digestive problems, Tesla reasoned that vibration could cure constipation. Twain was a trusting friend who was always up for a good time. He stood on the oscillator’s aka “earthquake machine”‘s platform. Tesla flipped the switch. Reportedly in less then two minutes, Mark Twain jumped from the gizmo and ran to the toilet.