Conspiracy theorists maintain that the weapon was developed in occupied Poland and the technology was later captured by the United States.
However, the story has been dismissed many times as pseudoscientific rumors or clear deception.
Brian Dunning, the host of the Skeptoid Podcast, wrote in his book Declassified Conspiracies Die Glocke that it has “no historical basis – other than esoteric fiction”.
But what about the UFO sighting in Lausanne? If the video clip is genuine, it is likely a case of pareidolia.
Pareidolia is a strange effect that forces the brain to see recognizable shapes and patterns where they do not exist.