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Philadelphia Experiment

  1. Jan 14, 2009 #1
    is Philadelphia Experiment really possible ???
     
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  3. Jan 14, 2009 #2

    mgb_phys

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    Not theoretically impossible - but tricky for visible light.
    Look up 'Metamaterial' to see how to do it.
     
  4. Jan 14, 2009 #3

    Ivan Seeking

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    Invisibility tricks are one thing, but the claims around this myth are extreme; including but not limited to crew members left half embedded in steel, time travel, spatial dislocation, etc.

    The best information that I found indicates that the USS Eldridge had never even been in Philly. The entire legend originates with one person - Carl M. Allen, aka Carlos Miguel Allende. There is no supporting evidence for the story and it is a banned topic.

    Check the S&D posting guidelines for additional information.
    https://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=5929
     
    Last edited: Jan 15, 2009
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