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#14: The Philadelphia Experiment

December 7th, 2016 · 10 minutes

Some claim the United States Navy was experimenting with electromagnetism in 1943. Stories say it rendered a ship invisible and teleported it over 200 miles.

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Philadelphia Experiment - Wikipedia

Philadelphia Experiment

USS Eldridge (DE-173) - Wikipedia
Morris K. Jessup - Wikipedia
The Case for the UFO - Amazon.com

Morris Jessup's 1955 book.

SS Andrew Furuseth - Wikipedia
Shockingly Close to the Truth - Amazon.com

James W. Moseley and Karl T. Pflock's 2002 book that outlines Jessup's meeting with the U.S. Navy in 1957.

The Philadelphia Experiment (film) - Wikipedia
Al Bielek Debunked