Nikola Tesla Mural Unveiled in Lincoln

nikola-tesla(AP) — A 1,500-square-foot mural on the side of a Lincoln building that illustrates the life and accomplishments of visionary scientist Nikola Tesla has been unveiled.

Dozens of people watched the orange, brown and white mural was unveiled. The murals designers believe is the world’s largest of Tesla, a Serbian-American inventor and rival of Thomas Edison known for his contributions to the design of the AC motor.

The unveiling of the mural also marked the positive changes community leaders say are going with the Turbine Flats Project. The nonprofit’s building was formerly a manufacturing facility that has since been converted to office space.