In this Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 photo, a brick tower rises above the Shoreham, N.Y., building that was once the laboratory of physicist/inventor Nicola Tesla. In little more than a week

 

              In this Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 photo, a brick tower rises above the Shoreham, N.Y., building that was once the laboratory of physicist/inventor Nicola Tesla. In little more than a week
In this Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 photo, a brick tower rises above the Shoreham, N.Y., building that was once the laboratory of physicist/inventor Nicola Tesla. In little more than a week, donors from more than 100 countries have kicked in about $1 million through a social media website to pay for the restoration of the 110-year-old laboratory built for the visionary scientist who experimented with wireless communication and envisioned a world of free electricity. (AP Photo/Frank Eltman)