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Special Black Friday Giveaway!

We have a special edition of #FridayFanFun for you all! It’s a Black Friday edition! Take our fun, metal detecting trivia and we will pick someone at random to win an awesome, treasure hunting mystery prize! The winner will be announced on Black Friday! See the trivia and official rules here and on this link as well. Share with everyone you know … Continue reading »

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Detectorist Finds These Under Historic Home!

Treasure hunter Lary Salo got the opportunity to search at the historic Hannah Jumper house to uncover any artifacts that had been there for centuries. He had permission of the property owner to hunt there. After hunting for awhile, he found brass buttons of different sizes, a door handle, two clay pipe stems, a shoe … Continue reading »

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Ancient Cultures Vol. 1: The Beauty of Minoan Art

One of the things the ancient Minoan culture is famous for is their vibrant frescoes and pottery designs. As a quick history lesson, the Minoans lived on modern day Crete during the Bronze Age. This was about 2,000-1,500 BCE. Their love of their way of life was reflected in their art. They especially had a … Continue reading »

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Watch This On The New Minelab Equinox!

Watch this new video by Minelab Metal Detectors that talks about the new Minelab Equinox metal detectors! These been designed for the serious coin & treasure enthusiast looking to upgrade to a high performance detector! They are simultaneous multi frequency, lightweight, fast response time and waterproof! Images courtesy of Minelab  

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You Have To See This New Treasure Show!

Yesterday was the season premier of Caribbean Pirate Treasure. This show focuses on two treasure hunters, Philippe and Ashlan Cousteau, who are searching for pirate Calico Jack’s missing treasure! It’s estimated that his treasure is worth $250 million! See more on the show here. This definitely looks like something great to watch!

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The 1715 Fleet, Queen’s Jewels, LLC Shares Cool Treasure News!

Yesterday, they announced on their Facebook that the crew of the M/V Sea Reaper and Captain Dan Porter found gold coins from the Douglas Beach Wreck site! Here is their original FB post: “Capt. Dan Porter and the crew of the M/V Sea Reaper continue to recover gold coins from the Douglas Beach Wreck site. On Saturday … Continue reading »

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Is This THE Biggest Dinosaur On Record?

You just never know what will be discovered from underground. Speaking of unusual, watch this video about a recent dinosaur discovered in Argentina that seems to be THE biggest yet! According to USA Today, the fossil was named “Patagotian Mayorum” and weighs in at 65 tons! Watch the video here. Find a piece of history … Continue reading »

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1.2 Million Year Old Fossil Found By Boy Playing Outside!

As mentioned by Good Morning America, a boy named Jude Sparks (10 years old), was with his family near their home in New Mexico. He tripped over what he thought was a cow skull. The boy’s father, Kyle Sparks said, “I imagined through my own mind of being 9 years old and finding something like … Continue reading »

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Treasure Hunter Looking To Return Rings

Treasure hunter Mike Elliot found three rings and is hoping to find the owners. As reported by the Martinez-News Gazette, Elliot discovered an engraved child’s ring (could be a toe ring)  a silver woman’s cocktail ring and the third, which they believe to be gold, is a United States Specialty Sports Association championship ring! Elliott often uses … Continue reading »

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More Roman Treasures Discovered!

In Southwestern Spain, silver and gold Roman coins were found at a copper mining site! The news was first reported by The Local. Director of Archaeology at Atalaya Mining, Luis Iglesias believes the coins were owned by a wealthy Roman citizen and stored in a leather. Additional details from Archaeology point that this find is important … Continue reading »

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