Brian Dunning

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

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Science & Medicine 101
Social Sciences 19

Since 2006, the weekly Skeptoid podcast has been taking on all the most popular myths and revealing the true science, true history, and true lessons we can learn from each. Free subscribers get the most recent 50 episodes, premium subscribers (skeptoid.com) can access the full archive.


Skeptoid #16: The Real Philadelphia Experiment

December 24th, 2006

Episode 25 of 573 episodes

The pop-culture story says that the US Navy made a ship disappear in a 1943 experiment that left many sailors dead, insane, or in a state of dimensional flux. The story has been thoroughly debunked. Which is true?