Scott Wolter

Scott Wolter


Scott Wolter graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Geology and Earth Science from the University of Minnesota-Duluth in 1982. Professionally, Scott, a forensic geologist, has worked as a petrographer since 1985. In 1990, he founded American Petrographic Services and continues to serve as President. He has been the principal petrographer in more than 7,000 material forensic investigations throughout the world, including the evaluation of fire-damaged concrete from the Pentagon following the attacks of September 11, 2001. Scott is best known as the host of History Channel’s hit show America Unearthed, which follows him on his quest to uncover the truth behind controversial historic artifacts and sites found throughout North America, and beyond. He also co-hosted History’s Pirate Treasure of the Knights Templar about late 17th-century pirate shipwrecks, Freemasons, and the Knights Templar.



Past Shows:

  • History of the Occult / Historical Mysteries

    Author Mitch Horowitz discuss the sweeping history of the occult. Followed by forensic geologist Scott Wolter on historical mysteries and artifacts.More »
  • Mysterious Runestones

    Scott Wolter discussed a recent discovery of mysterious stone tablets in a cave in Texas. The final hour of the program featured Open Lines.More »
  • Kensington Rune / Ancient Symbols

    Scott Wolter spoke on a controverisal history of the Knights Templar. Jason Quitt discussed sacred geometry and numbers.More »
  • Alternative Health / Ancient Mysteries & Relics

    Ben Fuchs shared alternative health concepts. Followed by Scott Wolter on enigmas and ancient mysteries.More »
  • Secret History of North America

    Scott Wolter discussed compelling evidence of the Knights Templar in ancient North America.More »
  • Bones of Jesus/ Shroud of Turin

    Forensic geologist Scott Wolter discussed the Jesus "Ossuary," followed by former government cryptologist J.R. Watts on Bible codes and the Shroud of Turin.More »
  • Channeling Erik

    Host Dave Schrader (email) welcomed Dr. Elisa Medhus, who discussed how she had never believed in the afterlife until her son Erik suddenly died at the age of twenty and then began communicating with her from the Other Side. Psychic medium Kim Babcock joined the conversation in...More »
  • The Nazi Diaspora

    Guest host Jimmy Church (email) was joined by author Peter Levenda for a discussion on the Nazi diaspora which occurred following WWII and how it connects to the modern challenge of global terrorism. First hour guest, forensic geologist Scott Wolter talked about his History...More »
  • Runes Stones & Lost History

    Geologist and author Scott Wolter discussed his groundbreaking research into the origins of the Kensington Rune Stone and its connections to other rune stones in America, and the lost history of explorers who came to America before Columbus. Appearing during the second...More »
  • The Kensington Rune Stone

    Geologist and researcher Scott Wolter discussed the discovery and significance of the Kensington Rune Stone. Found by a Minnesota farmer over a hundred years ago, the 202 lb. rock contained Runic (letters in the old Norse alphabet) inscriptions. Initially dismissed as a hoax,...More »