Fifty miles off the coast of Nantucket, 250 feet beneath the Atlantic, lies the RMS Republic and her secret treasure. As soon as Republic sank, rumors spread of a precious cargo, but Republic has kept her secrets intact for over a century, until now. Life-long treasure hunter Martin Bayerle will join Connie Willis (email) to discuss how he has devoted the past 35 years of his life researching the Republic and proving the existence of her reputed cargo of 150,000 American Eagle gold coins, a bounty worth a billion dollars in today’s economy and his quest to recover the gold on his second attempt at the Republic.
From 6-10p PT, Art Bell: Somewhere in Time goes back to April 8, 1994, when Art was joined by then Colorado state representative, Charles Duke, who discusses the reason for Colorado state sovereignty and why the federal government has too much power at the local level.
Tim Kedrowski and sons, Peter and Casey, say their motion-activated game trail camera captured this image of a black creature, approximately 7-feet tall, moving through a stand of trees on his land near Remer, Minnesota, on Oct. 24th. The alleged Bigfoot photo, first published by The Bemidji Pioneer, has stirred up a heated debate around the Web. Check out Loren Coleman's update and comments on the story at Cryptomundo.