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July / 2015
History Channel will have a segment on the Philadelphia Experiment in there new series on Time Travel called "Time Travelers" being produced. I was contacted and help supply some source material and information for the production.
July / 2013
Over the past 13+ years I have made under $30 in donations to keep it active, hosting of this website has cost over $90/year. Yes I get many mails saying how great this is but $30 in over 10+ years, and over 250 visitors a day, I think people can help more. Read this site and do the right thing and donate to keeping it open.
Dec 30th, 2011
I may be doing a spot on "William Shatner's Weird or What" in the coming season...
".... William Shatner's Weird or What. In case you are not familiar with the show, we take a look at strange and unexplained stories and incidents and attempt to provide theories for these stories without solving or debunking anything. Getting to the point, we have begun some research into the Philadelphia Experiment as a possible story for the show and are looking for someone who can explain and outline the key points to the audience in a short interview. I came across your name and your book, and seeing as you are well versed in this event, I was wondering if this is something that you would possibly be interested in participating in."
Oct 20th, 2008
Scheduled for a On Camera Interview for the History Channel's "Science:Impossible"
Aug 5th, 2008
Improving Content on the website, Videos, more files, I will be spending the next week working on the site, I have also added a special offer for people that donate to keep the site active.
January 16th 2008
Just finished Co-Hosting a episode of “Galileo Mystery” in Berlin, filmed in Hi-Def.
September 17th 2007
I have been contacted for a On-Camera Interview for STORY HOUSE Productions. STORY HOUSE is an international, award-winning film and television production company with branches in Washington, DC and Munich and Berlin, Germany. Presently in their Berlin branch, they are producing a series of science documentaries called “Galileo Mystery”, which is broadcasted in the German TV-Cannel ProSieben. One Episode I will be in will deal with the Philadelphia Experiment.
September 27th 2005 - Continued Interest, More Interviews
I was interviewed in the Philadelphia Navy Yard with Mark Moran & Mark Sceurman for The TV Series "Weird U.S." On The History Channel
September 21, 2000 - Death of a Legend Continued
The Scrap Metal Trading Company stated that the Eldridge was transferred to a demolition company for dismantle/destruction, and that they will try to provide more information on the name of the demolition company, and any photos they may of taken.
October 22, 1999 - Death of a Legend
I received a UPS Worldwide Express Envelope today marked Urgent. It was from a scrap metal Trading Corporation in Pirae Greece the letter states;
Looks as though they are looking for a buyer before turning it into scrap metal.
Yet to be released, this book ("The Philadelphia Experiment from A-Z") has been written to provide the reader with a complete overview of all acquired information to date on the Philadelphia Experiment of 1943. Currently there are more then 300 Pages (not including pictures) in 9"x6" format. Much of the book has been written by myself, with help from Rick Andersen in the science sections, and Montauk areas.
I have spent over ten years digging through books, making phone calls and meeting various people in an effort to compile the following information. I been interested in the subject of mass displacement, time travel, and other fringe topics for a number of years.
The authors interest in the Philadelphia Experiment goes back to the 1980s with the release of The Philadelphia Experiment, a science-fiction movie drama based on the legend. Later that same week I was in my local public library, and found The Philadelphia Experiment: Project Invisibility in pocket novel form, by Charles Berlitz and William Moore. Knowing that books are often better than the movies, I decided to check the book out. Upon reading the book, it became very evident that the authors did not consider the experiment as a fantasy. From here I began to collect information on the experiment, and so the journey began. As we fast-forward over eight years, we find that the legend of the Philadelphia Experiment is far from dead. The slim facts that remain are continually being twisted and augmented; this book was written to pull the twisted information back into perspective.
At present the legend of The Philadelphia Experiment itself revolves around a small group of people that will not be quoted, much less named. These people claim to have unusual knowledge, or even to have been personally involved in the experiment. When these self-proclaimed witnesses do turn up and are asked any direct question, they usually brush it aside or respond using vague (or "technical sounding" to the layman) terms. In preparing this book, and wading through the recent claims of "inside knowledge" on the PX that some are asserting, I have often found myself lamenting "How about showing us some schematic diagrams!" or, as John Lennon might have said, "Just give me some truth!" Much of what is out there is pseudo-scientific psycho-spiritual fluff. Nevertheless, even though I feel that the credibility of some of the individuals and events discussed in this book are dubious at best, I have included them so that you can see what the present legend is, and how it continues to be embellished.
I think it is important that people start reading The Full Story when pursuing any fringe topic like Ufology, the Bermuda Triangle, etc. There are plenty of paranoid delusionists writing books like "Aliens told me Humans taste like chicken..."
not done yet
The following excerpt from my book is taking from the beginning....
The following account, culled from a variety of sources and "self-proclaimed witnesses," describes an event that may or may not have actually taken place. It is the story - or legend - of what has become popularly known as the "Philadelphia Experiment," also referred to as Project Rainbow.
Project Rainbow was allegedly an experiment conducted upon a small destroyer escort ship during World War II, both in the Philadelphia Naval Yard and at sea; the goal was to make that ship invisible to enemy detection. The accounts vary as to whether the original idea was to achieve invisibility to enemy radar or whether the prize sought after was more profound: optical invisibility. Either way, it is commonly believed that the mechanism involved was the generation of an incredibly intense magnetic field around the ship, which would cause refraction or bending of light or radar waves around the ship, much like a mirage created by heated air over a road on a summer day. The legend goes on to say that the experiment was a complete success... except that the ship actually disappeared physically for a time, and then returned. They wanted to "cloak" the ship from view, but they got de-materialization and teleportation instead..
It has been claimed that the Philadelphia Experiment was partly an investigation into how Albert Einstein's "Unified Field Theory for Gravitation and Electricity" might be used to advantage in the development of electronic camouflage for ships at sea. Einstein allegedly published his Unified Theory around 1925-27 in German, in a Prussian scientific journal, but it was later withdrawn as incomplete. This research was aimed at using intense electromagnetic fields to mask a ship from incoming projectiles, mainly torpedoes. This was later extended to include a study of creating radar invisibility by a similar field in the air rather than in the water.
The story begins in June of 1943, with the U.S.S. Eldridge, DE (Destroyer Escort) 173, being fitted with tons of experimental electronic equipment. This included, according to one source, two massive generators of 75 KVA each, mounted where the forward gun turret would have been, distributing their power through four magnetic coils mounted on the deck. Three RF transmitters (2 megawatt CW each, mounted on the deck), three thousand '6L6' power amplifier tubes (used to drive the field coils of the two generators), special synchronizing and modulation circuits, and a host of other specialized hardware were employed to generate massive electromagnetic fields which, when properly configured, would be able to bend light and radio waves around the ship, thus making it invisible to enemy observers.
The experiment, said to have taken place at the Philadelphia Naval Yard and also at sea, took place on at least one occasion while in full view of the Merchant Marine ship S.S. Andrew Furuseth, and other observation ships. The Andrew Furuseth becomes significant because one of its crewmen is the source of most of the original material making up the PX legend. Carlos Allende, a.k.a. Carl Allen, wrote a series of strange letters to one Dr. Morris K. Jessup in the 1950's in which he described what he claims to have witnessed: at least one of the several phases of the Philadelphia Experiment.
At 0900 hours, on July 22nd, 1943, so the story goes, the power to the generators was turned on, and the massive electromagnetic fields started to build up. A greenish fog was seen to slowly envelop the ship, concealing it from view. Then the fog itself is said to have disappeared, taking the Eldridge with it, leaving only undisturbed water where the ship had been anchored only moments before.
The elite officers of the Navy and scientists involved gazed in awe at their greatest achievement: the ship and crew were not only radar invisible but invisible to the eye as well! Everything worked as planned, and about fifteen minutes later they ordered the men to shut down the generators. The greenish fog slowly reappeared, and the Eldridge began to dematerialize as the fog subsided, but it was evident to all that something had gone wrong.
When boarded by personnel from shore, the crew above deck were found to be disoriented and nauseous. The Navy removed the crew, and shortly after obtained another. In the end, the Navy decided that they only wanted radar invisibility, and the equipment was altered.
On the 28th of October in 1943, at 17:15, the final test on the Eldridge was performed. The electromagnetic field generators were turned on again, and the Eldridge became near-invisible; only a faint outline of the hull remained visible in the water. Everything was fine for the first few seconds, and then, in a blinding blue flash, the ship completely vanished. Within seconds it reappeared miles away, in Norfolk, Virginia, and was seen for several minutes. The Eldridge then disappeared from Norfolk as mysteriously as it had arrived, and reappeared back in Philadelphia Naval Yard. This time most of the sailors were violently sick. Some of the crew were simply "missing" never to return. Some went crazy, but, strangest of all, five men were fused to the metal in the ship's structure.
The men that survived were never the same again. Those that lived were discharged as "mentally unfit" for duty, regardless of their true condition.
So, what had begun as an experiment in electronic camouflage, ended up as an accidental teleportation of an entire ship and crew, to a distant location and back again, all in a matter of minutes!
Although the above may seem fantastic, one must remember, that in the 1940s the atomic bomb was also being invented.
That is the composite Philadelphia Experiment (PX) legend as it has stood up until very recently, when certain new details were added by a few sources who claim to be "remembering" their own participation in the project after years of brainwashing to remove such memories. We will explore these new claims later on in the book.
After reading the above some basic questions my come to mind such as:
|Is there any evidence that an experiment of this nature was really performed on the U.S.S. Eldridge (or any other ship) in 1943?|
|Did the Eldridge really "teleport" over 600 km in the blink of an eye? How could such an unusual assertion have been made?|
|If there really was an experiment of this nature, what happened to the men involved, and are any of the witnesses still alive after fifty years? Have any of them come forth and told their stories?|
|How could the Navy have kept such a technological breakthrough as implied by the PX covered up for over 50 years?|
|What kind of technology could have been implemented to cause the events discussed?|
|Were Einstein's theories really involved? Was his "Unified Field Theory" ever really "completed?"|
|Is the experiment still continuing behind closed doors today?|
You can read this small opening chapter above!
- Information about me (Andrew Hochheimer) and Rick Andersen
With all the different sources of information available on the PX (over 65 books, tapes, etc.) one begins to look at all the dates, and wonder if they all "jive?" This time line was created to give the reader an overall picture of events that took place. From a fire in the Eldridge's Galley, to every four hrs of the day to day running of the ship are detailed.
In the legend of the Philadelphia Experiment two dates are presented as being the date of the main "deadly" experiment, this chapter explores all the sources and dates given.
Information on Carl Allen, his strange history, his involvement in the Philadelphia Experiment, and some NEVER published before accounts of what he seen while viewing the Experiment.
This section addresses a lot of opposing information published about Mr. Jessup; Was he ever officially awarded his Ph. D. or was he as a few books state "a Used Auto Parts Salesman." Was Morris Jessup 'Troubled' just Before he 'committed suicide' or was the world 'His Oyster?' Did Jessup die in the park or in his own garage? Was his drunk at the time?
This section covers the mysteriously annotated copy of Mr. Jessups book, "The Case for the UFO" that was mailed to Admiral N. Furth, Chief of the Office of Naval Research, with a mysterious "HAPPY EASTER" written on the manila envelope. The unknown commentators implied knowledge of UFOs and their propulsion systems, and of at least two different alien races.
The name Dr. Rinehart first appeared in the fiction novel "Thin Air" by George E. Simpson and Neil R. Burger. Dr. Rinehart was later used by Bill Moore as a pseudonym for a scientist that had worked on some early calculations (possibly used in an experiment) on the bending of light. Alfred Bielek and Preston Nichols contend that Dr. Rinehart was actually John von Neumann (much to our amusement.) This section will examine the various comments made in regards to Dr. Rinehart.
A number of ships are described as being part of, or witness to, the Philadelphia Experiment. This section will discuss the various ships in detail, and their alleged involvement in the experiment.
The after effects of the experiment are discussed.
This chapter covers such topics as: The "witnesses", Effects of teleportation, Some afterthoughts on our witnesses
This section is a list of a few (over fifty) people that were said to be in some way involved in the experiment by various individuals. It also encompasses people that have researched the experiment. This list is by no means complete as the list of players continues to grow, and somehow change in the field of a witnesss dream.
Navy has investigated and supported the scientific study into Magnetism and Gravity. This chapter includes information on PROJECT MAGNET
"Reportedly based on a true incident during World War II involving an anti-radar experiment that caused a Naval battleship to disappear in Virginia..." 3½ Stars (rated Between Good and Very Good) "Video Movie Guide 1994" By Mic Martin & Marsha Porter, Pg 1032. This chapter discusses some of the following: Interview quotes from Doug Curtis producer of the PX, Alfred Bieleks memory returns, Was the movie banned in the US as Mr. Bielek contends?
Discusses possible connections between Ufology and the Philadelphia Experiment.
What does submarines, electro-magnetic equipment and Mobius Strips have in common? They are all key elements in the Soviet version of the PX.
Covers the ever evolving Montauk Project, including topics like: What connection does The Montauk Project have with the PX?, A trip inside Montauk AFB, A visit to Preston's "Space Time Labs", Montauk videos & books, Mars, Is the government erasing Montauk, Subtle changes in the story as time progresses, Was there a Montauk Project?
A breakdown of dates given.
This chapter explains the Theory in detail, rather then most books assuming you (a) already know it, or worse (b) not intelligent enough to grasp it.
In this chapter we explore the possibility that the Philadelphia Experiment really happened as described in the popular accounts. If it did take place, we had better have some scientific explanation for it, because if the PX is for real, then it goes without saying that somebody, somewhere, didnt leave it alone after the 1943 disaster, but has since gone on to develop this thing into a new technology that will have an undeniable impact on our lives. Example of some of the topics covered: Did the Philadelphia Experiment actually take place?, Which were they trying to accomplish: radar or optical invisibility?, What is refraction? What is magnetorefraction?, What is phase conjugation?, What is resonance?, What is magnetic resonance? How can magnetism be "resonant"?, Decay vs. spin pumping, What kind of equipment was used aboard ship to perform the PX?, What has radar got to do with the PX?, How does radar work? and what is radar invisibility?, What part did Einsteins relativity play in the PX?, What part do theories of "multiple dimensions" play in the PX?, Was time travel involved in the Philadelphia Experiment?
Discusses Mirages, and a number of ways to create Optical Invisibility.
This chapter contains all the letters Carlos Miguel Allende (AKA Carl Allen) wrote to Morris K. Jessup. All words, UPPERCASE Letters, underlining, and spelling appear as in his letters.
list of all research material found on the Philadelphia Experiment, sorted oldest to newest where possible. This is a supplement to the Bibliography, giving much more detail about the various publications. A sample from this section can be found later in this page.
Reference list of text files written about the Philadelphia Experiment. A sample from this section can be found later in this page, with files to download.
Reference list of WWW Pages, and Newsgroups.
The bibliography contains items not already listed in the Reference Materials section, for example:
List of people who helped make this book the most complete volume of information on the subject.
not done yet
The whole story of the Philadelphia Experiment stems from Carl M. Allens letters to astronomer, researcher, and writer Morris K. Jessup. Carl provided most of the "facts" that are still used in books today, for example; The name of the test ship, the location and date of the experiment, etc. With most of the "facts" coming from one individual (and later being "confirmed" by others) one begins to wonder who is Carl Allen, and is he of sound mind.
The Montauk Project was allegedly (and unsupportedly), a continuation of the Philadelphia Experiment of 1943. The experiment was conducted at Montauk AFB, in the 1950s. Montauk Air Force Station was designed to provide radar surveillance data, aircraft height determination, and Mark X IFF SIF identification data and to perform radar mapping prior to transmitting of such data to Air Defense SAGE Units
Still from the the TV Series called "Galileo Mystery" - Aired Apr 25th, 2008
Filming / Interview in Philadelphia Navy Yard with Mark Moran & Mark Sceurman for The TV Series "Weird U.S." On The History Channel - Sep 27th, 2005
Filming / Interview in Albany New York Aboard the USS Slater, the for the History Channels' "History's Mysteries" Series, Dec, 2000
Here is just a few of over 85 pieces of research material detailed in my book.
"The Philadelphia Experiment" by William (Bill) L. Moore, Charles Frambach Berlitz
PAPERBACK: Published by Fawcett Crest, c1979 (Grosset & Dunlap Inc.) (ISBN 0-449-20526-6)
"Invisible Horizons: True Mysteries of the Sea", Gaddis Vincent H.
HARDCOVER: Published by Chilton Books, c1965 (LCCN 65014893)
PAPERBACK: Published by Ace Books, c1965, 256 Pages
"Revelations" Alien Contact and Human Deceptions by Jacques Vallee
PAPERBACK: Published by Ballantine Books, c1991 (ISBN 0-345-37566-1 LCCN 91-858)
"The Eye Of The Storm" Narrated by Stan Deyo
"Mysteries of Mind, Space & Time - The Unexplained"
HARDCOVER: Published by H. S. Stuttman Inc. Westport, Connecticut, 06880. Orbis Publishing Ltd. ©1992. (ISBN 0-87475-575-1)
"Anatomy of a Hoax: The Philadelphia Experiment Fifty Years Later" by Jacques F. Vallee
"Without A Trace" by Charles Frambach Berlitz, with collaboration of J. Manson Valentine.
HARDCOVER: Published by Doubleday & Company, INC. Garden City, N.Y., ©1977, (ISBN 0-385-11139-8), 180 Pages
PAPERBACK: Published by Ballantine Books, Toronto, Canada, ©1978 (ISBN 0-345-27204-8, LCCN 76-41438), 214 Pages
PAPERBACK: Published by Granada Publishing Ltd. ©1978 (ISBN 0-586-045550-3), 222 Pages
"Alias Carlos Allende" By Robert A. Goerman
Published in FATE magazine #33, No. 10, October, ©1980.
Some of the books above and more can be ordered from this page.
|Varo Edition.pdf (The Case For The UFO)||820,906||01-01-03||This is the much sought after mysteriously annotated copy of Mr. Jessup’s book, "The Case for the UFO" that was mailed to Admiral N. Furth, Chief of the Office of Naval Research, with a mysterious "HAPPY EASTER" written on the manila envelope|
|Philadelphia-Experiment-2006.pdf||286,000||04-01-06||In 1994, Dr. James Corum succeeded in making a block of iron invisible to radar, thereby demonstrating the feasibility of the Philadelphia Experiment. In this document it talks about trying to re-create the experiment on a grander scale.|
|118,903||10-23-92||The Philadelphia Experiment, as told by a survivor. (note: I do not support his "story") Transcript of the January 13th, 1990, Mufon Conference Metroplex in Dallas TX. - Alfred Bielek, Speaker. By: Clay Tippen By Many Spelling Corrections to Names, Places, Words, Style.. With Concluding Comments. By: Rick Andersen|
|BIELEK1.TXT||14,504||02-01-90||Notes on Philadelphia Experiment from Mufon lecture of Al Bielek w/comments. By: Jerry W. Decker|
|CM_ALLEN.TXT||23,793||10-28-92||Copy of the Three Carlos Miguel Allende Letters to Dr. M. K. Jessup concerning the experiment. By: Andrew H. Hochheimer|
|FRASER.TXT||11,184||06-15-92||Report on Book 'Invisibility Technology' by Alexander Strang Fraser, Alternate Explanation For Philadelphia Experiment. By: Rick Andersen|
|TECH-1.TXT||55,432||09-25-92||The Philadelphia Experiment & Nuclear Resonance Imaging, a possible spin-off technology. Including many book quotes. By: Rick Andersen|
|SIGHTING.TXT||4,413||09-24-92||Transcript from Fox 50's "Sightings" about The Flight 19 & the Philadelphia Exp. By: Andrew H. Hochheimer|
|19,658||11-08-97||Air Force Colonel talking about the basic technology used for time-shifting and for the Philadelphia Experiment.|
Keely Net Mirror Site Lots of UFO & Fringe Science Documents.
Elektromagnum This site is devoted to speculative Electromagnetics and especially the possible explanation of gravity/inertia by EM.
The Esoteric Physics Homepage: Rick Andersen's Homepage
Montauk Project discussion page: Open Forum for talk about the Montauk Project
Never took the time keep this section up to date so lots of missing events :(
10/10/08 - Filming / Interview for the TV Series "Science:Impossible"
06/01/08 - Three page article about Nicola Tesla, and the Philadelphia
Experiment published in the Moldovan magazine "Public"
"Many thanks Andrew! It looks much more better and deeper reflects the topic. With best regards from Moldova, Valentina" - Valentina Toporivskaya, Editor of the moldovan social-publicistic magazine "Public"
01/16/08 - Filming / Interview in Berlin for the TV Series called "Galileo Mysteries" Episode "Philadelphia Experiment"
09/27/05 - Filming / Interview in Philadelphia Navy Yard with Mark Moran & Mark Sceurman for The TV Series "Weird U.S." On The History Channel
09/12/05 - Filming / Interview in Albany New York Aboard the USS Slater for the German scientific program called “Welt der Wunder” (Translated: world of wonder) covering stories on nature, medicine, new inventions and science. -
01/18/02 - The complete series "Dan Aykroyd's Out There." has been canceled.
01/13/02 - Scheduled to be a Guest on a new Sci Fi channel show called "Dan Aykroyd's Out There." It will be Me, Al Bielek, and Dan Aykroyd in a live 30min segment, taping on 01/20/02.
12/--/00 - Went to New York for filming for the History Channel's episode on "History's Mysteries."
10/10/00 - Talked to a producer from the History Channel about a possible episode on there series "History's Mysteries."
08/29/00 - Went to New York for filming for Fox network's upcoming series "In Search Of", I will be on Episode #6 "Time Travel." I basically just recounted the 'usual' as 'the story goes' ledged.
05/28/00 - Contacted by a Producer for BBC, ITV and DISCOVERY networks looking at doing a fell length documentary on the Philadelphia Experiment. I'm still in contact with them.
8/21/98 - See me on A&E's "The Unexplained", Epp Title "Disappearances" at 1:00am EST
8/20/98 - See me on A&E's "The Unexplained", Epp Title "Disappearances" at 9:00pm EST
07/19/98 - See me on the Discovery Channel's "Science of the Impossible" Mini Series at 5:00pm EST
07/15/98 - See me on the Discovery Channel's "Science of the Impossible" Mini Series at 9:00pm EST
03/19/98 - I was filmed/interviewed in my office by Mark Caras for an upcoming show on A&E network.
02/23/98 - Talked to Mark Caras a producer for Towers Productions and the A&E network, about the Philadelphia Experiment for a segment coming up on there series entitled: "The Unexplained."
11/17/97 - Filming / interview by Topsin Creative Corp at my home for air on a segment on the Philadelphia Experiment.
10/2?/97 - Went to New York for filming / interview to be included in "Science Of The Impossible."
10/16/97 - Courier Press Called for an interview tomorrow.
10/16/97 - David Reid of TopSpin Called for some information, they are looking at producing a 60 min segment, and filming an interview with me.
10/07/97 - I was in New York being interviewed about the Philadelphia Experiment for a five part series to be aired in London, England entitled "Science Of The Impossible."
09/22/97 - Still in contact with David Reid of Topspin.
09/05/97 - I was contacted by Chris Lent who is producing a five part series entitled "Science Of The Impossible" for air in London, England.
08/18/97 - Benita Alexander, Special Projects Coordinator at WDIV-TV
is still very interested in the Philadelphia Experiment and is looking to do a story
on it for a Saturday night in October or November.
08/10/97 - I'm currently helping David Reid of Topspin to research a possible TV Segment to air on Japanese TV.
08/04/97 - Rod Coppola producer of the Mike Jarmus Radio Program.
(Program broadcasts weekly on the worldwide international short-wave
band.) wants to interview me, with listener call in.
06/02/97 - Karen Wendelken of Topspin is trying to coordinate research for a program which Japanese TV is looking to do on the Philadelphia Experiment.
05/29/97 - Mihot expresses the fact that Japanese TV wants to cover Philadelphia Experiment and is looking for TV News or Video Clips.
04/10/97 - Benita Alexander, Special Projects Coordinator at WDIV-TV was looking for information for the possible production of a story on the PX
04/03/97 - Nick Carter a broadcaster in British Columbia, Canada is interested in a short radio interview I have yet to respond as I have just read the email today
Ruth Rafiti a producer at "Sightings" has called a few times and we are in the process of setting up a TV interview in the following weeks.
UPDATE: The production of the episode has been postponed till sometime in 1997.
Artemis Shamamian a Coordinating Producer at "Strange Universe" is working on sending a camera crew down for an interview.
UPDATE: No word as of yet.
Swedish PC magazine called High Score #8 1996;
"Philadelphia Experiment http://www.wincom.net/softarts/philexp.html 1943 försökte sig amerikanska flottan på att använda avancerad stealthteknik på fartyg som inte bara skulle göra dem osynliga för fientlig radar utan även för blotta ögat. Projektet hette Project Rainbow men fick smeknamnet The Philadelphia Experiment för att det mesta av arbetet utfördes på Philadelphias marinbas. U.S.S Eldridge, DE (Destroyer Escort) 173 användes för experimentet. Skeppet försvann inte bara från radarn utan fullständigt för att sedan plötsligt bli synlig igen. Vad som är ännu konstigare, är att skeppet syntes och identifierades samtidigt 600 km ifrån platsen för experimentet."
The Above in English Translated by Trygve Kalland;
"In 1943 the American Navy tried to use advanced stealth-technology on ships that would not only make them invisible to enemy radar but also for the naked eye. The project was called Project Rainbow but was nicknamed The Philadelphia Experiment because most of the work was performed on Philadelphia Navy base. U.S.S Eldridge, DE (Destroyer Escort) 173 was used for the experiment. The ship disappeared not only from radar but completely only to suddenly become visible again. What's even more odd is that the ship was seen and identified at the same time 600 km from the place of the experiment." - Swedish PC magazine called High Score #8 1996
03/19/96 - Minot Daily News Net Column "Incredible Tales from the Internet" on Pages D1, D2 was the following;
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The True Story of the Philadelphia Experiment Part 1
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY -- NAVAL HISTORICAL CENTER FAQ 1
Andrew's Notes: You can order the Eldridge's complete World War II action report and war diary coverage, including the remarks section of the 1943 deck log from this site.
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY -- NAVAL HISTORICAL CENTER FAQ 2
Andrew's Notes: Information in relation of Office of Naval Research (ONR) to the PX.
U.S. NAVY SHIPS: USS Eldridge (DE-173), 1943-1951
Andrew's Notes: Pictures of the Eldridge, and ordering information for pictures taken of the Eldridge.
The Philadelphia Experiment (film)
Andrew's Notes: Info on the two movies
Wikipedia Philadelphia Experiment Page
Andrew's Notes: Wikipedia's Philadelphia Experiment Page
Wikipedia Morris K. Jessup
Andrew's Notes: Wikipedia's Morris K. Jessup Page
Alias Carlos Allende
Andrew's Notes: Alias Carlos Allende The Mystery Man Behind the Philadelphia Experiment by Robert A. Goerman
Andrew's Notes: Search various newspaper articles across the USA for articles published since 1977.
Philadelphia Experiment: Didn't Happen Says Former Crew Members
Andrew's Notes: Good Article that appeared in "The Philadelphia Inquirer", PA by Lacy McCrarey - March 26 1999
Philadelphia Experiment Chat 3/12/1999 Archive A chat archive with author and researcher Marshall Barnes.
Philadelphia Experiment Now, we're gonna make everything CLEAR about that rumor.
The Eldridge is in the Greek Navy - G. Pantoulas The Current Whereabouts of the USS Eldridge The Ship Tested in the Philadelphia Experiment (reported by George Pantoulas)
Andrew's Notes: Good information.
Anatomy Of A Hoax: The Philadelphia Experiment 50 Years Later by Jacques F. Vallee
Andrew's Notes: Contains Rebuttal by Marshall Barnes
Philadelphia Experiment- Montauk Experiment
Interview with Al Bielek 1991 Al Bielek spoke with The Scribe interview team in Yelm. Bielek gave an update on the current use of mind control and psychic warfare, and also offered a more detailed account of his experience in the Montauk Project. Montauk, also known as the Phoenix Project, used Bielek and his brother Duncan Cameron, to explore the underground cities of Mars.
Andrew's Notes: What can I say, More techno-babble from the Montauk buddies.
The Philadelphia Experiment and Ascension
Philadelphia Blue The Philadelphia Experiment by Joe Turner
Andrew's Notes: Good Site, Includes Marshall Barne's Interview saga with A&E
Alias Carlos Allende- The Mystery Man Behind the Philadelphia Experiment
Andrew's Notes: FATE article Robert A. Goerman - October 1980
What They Don't want You to Know Degaussing, or making a ship invisible to radar?
Institute for New Energy Subjects Index
Andrew's Notes: Many good science related links
Philadelphia Experiment Song Lyrics
Andrew's Notes: Ok now I have seen it all, you can play it online, or download it, just taking over music type thing....
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