The Legend of the Mysterious Area 51: 10 Facts Unveiled, Making it Not So Sinister?
Area 51, aka Groom Lake aka Homey Airport, aka . the Nevada Test and Training Range and Groom Lake,aka Paradise Ranch has been shrouded with mystery, conspiracy, far fetched tales and horror stories. It is a detachment of Edwards Air Force Base in Nevada, 83 miles Northwest of Las Vegas. The airfield in the site was reportedly used in WWII as early as 1942. The CIA seemed to enjoy perpetuating the clandestine nature of the area. UFO fans were convinced that the area hosted UFOS and aliens. Stories of nuclear disasters were widespread.
In this video, the producer attempts to debunk the conspiracies and gets down to the nitty gritty of what Area 51 is, portraying it as not so strange or sinister of an area after all. Or does he? Was it really just a CIA playground?