The Philadelphia Experiment


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Jan 28, 2006
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The Philadelphia Experiment took place in a Philadelphia Harbor August of 1943.

It was a government invisibility experiment.

The goal of the US government was to make the navy ships invisible to defeat the German navy during World War II. The Philadelphia experiment was our government's first attempt at stealth technology, making a ship invisible to radar.

The navy ship, US Eldridge allegedly became invisible for a period of about 4 hours.

The initial research that led up to this disasterous experiment in the Philadelphia naval ship yard in 1943 began years earlier by the famed scientists Albert Einstein and Nikola Tesla.

In the 1930's Nikola Tesla got involved with a group that was experimenting with moving through the Time/Space continuum. The experiments started at Princeton University. There small objects were made invisible. This group presented their technology to the U.S. government. The military then decided to use this technology since we were at war. Tesla however, came to the same conclusion that Einstein did--this technology if developed would not be used for the benefit of mankind.

However, in 1943 the government conducted a test using domestic animals on a ship. They were placed in metal cages on the USS Eldridge. The ship became invisible but when it materialized many of the animals were missing and had radiation burn marks on them.

Even with this result, the U.S. government continued with their plan.

On August 12, 1943 the USS Eldridge with a full crew aboard reportedly underwent a similar test which became known as the Philadelphia Experiment.

The military did not inform the men of what was to happen.

The procedure began, and the ship disappeared for about 4 hours.

When it returned to its original place there was a greenish haze on deck. Some of the sailors were on fire. Some were sick. Some had died. Some were part of the super structure of the ship, buried in the deck or walls of the ship. Reports said that men disappeared, and were never seen again.

The question is: Where had the ship gone for 4 hours?

Some witnesses placed it in Norfolk Harbor. Others say it voyaged 40 years into the future and wound up at Montauk, New York circa 1983.

The Navy denied everything and said the men were lost at sea.

Someday the truth itself may surface.