SciFriday: The Montauk Project and the Philadelphia Experiment

Did a US Navy warship disappear and reappear in a different place and time? Why do stories like the Montauk Project persist in the face of contrary evidence? We discuss the popular conspiracies that inspired the hit Netflix series Stranger Things.

Here’s the link to the paper Derek mentioned, “Anatomy of a Hoax: The Philadelphia Experiment 50 Years Later” by Jacques F. Vallee.