Latest Treasure Stories

2010-07-06 08:30:00

NEW YORK, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A treasure chest filled with ten thousand dollars in US Mint one dollar coins is buried somewhere in New York City. A new Internet video series gives clues to the treasure's location, and a second teaser video has been released. This new trailer presents the $10,000 treasure in its entirety as further proof that this is indeed real. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2010-03-04 05:18:00

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Treasure Hunters Roadshow Announces Launch of New TV Show for Fall 2010! Join Eliott Bambrough as Treasure Hunters Roadshow Takes Us Around The World Uncovering Treasures Large and Small! Available Fall 2010 The executives from the Treasure Hunters Roadshow came back last week with tremendous news! We will be hosting a TV series in the Fall of 2010! After many offers from the NATPE convention in Las Vegas the new Treasure Hunters Roadshow...

2010-01-08 12:34:00

MIAMI, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Marine Exploration, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MEXP) and joint venture partner Hispaniola Ventures, LLC announce the Dominican Republic has confirmed the Company's recent discovery of a valuable shipwreck from the 1690s. The treasure includes silver coins, gold, pearls and diamond jewelry. "A great discovery," notes Francis Soto, Technical Director of the Dominican Republic Underwater Heritage Office in a December 29 news story in Underwater Times....

2009-11-04 11:27:00

MIAMI, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Marine Exploration, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MEXP) has updated its website to include pictures of recovered sunken treasure including gold and pearl jewelry, silver fittings, and dynasty china. www.mexp.biz (click screen to view pics) Marine Exploration CEO Mark Goldberg comments, "The pictures uploaded to our website are preliminary photos of a few pieces of sunken treasure that we just found. They have not yet been inventoried or cataloged...

2009-06-25 12:55:02

A British woman said her seven years of combing fields and beaches with a metal detector paid off with a 15th-century piece of gold valued at about $400,000. Mary Hannaby, 57, said she and her son, Michael, 33, were walking in a Hertfordshire field when they discovered the item, believed to be part of a reliquary or pendant, four inches below the ground, a position experts said it has likely been in for about 500 years, The Daily Telegraph reported Thursday. You can literally miss things by...

2009-06-05 12:50:00

An American treasure hunting company was told by a U.S. judge to return valuables from the shipwreck of the Spanish warship Mercedes to Spain, Reuters reported. However, the firm said on Thursday it would contest the judge's non-binding decision. The Tampa, Florida-based magistrate judge's recommendations on Wednesday marked the latest step in a lengthy battle between the treasure hunters, Odyssey Marine Exploration Inc, and the governments of Spain and Peru. The opposing party's are all...

2009-03-26 12:50:16

A Texas commission says the state should be involved in a legal fight for the possession of a potential treasure trove spotted through Google Earth. The Texas Historical Commission said it plans on seeking entry into a lawsuit filed by treasure hunter Nathan Smith over a possible $3 billion in treasure lost in South Texas, the Houston Chronicle said Thursday. Commission marine archaeologist Steve Hoyt said the group's request to the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is based on the...

2009-01-18 13:04:27

A painting by artist Joseph Mallord William Turner deemed a British national treasure will likely be exported to the United States, an official says. Independent Turner Society Chairman Selby Whittingham said the owners of Pope's Villa at Twickenham sold the Turner oil painting to a U.S. buyer since the more than $7.4 million needed to buy the national treasure is not available in Britain, The Sunday Times of London reported. Whittingham said British funds were taxed by the recent $74 million...

2008-12-11 15:39:00

- World Premiere 11-Part Series Kicks Off Thursday, January 15 at 10PM ET/PT - SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- TREASURE QUEST takes the meaning of "cold case" to a new level - it's not always what you find, but what you find out. Discovery Channel and Odyssey Marine Exploration (OME), the world's only publicly-traded company dedicated to deep ocean shipwreck exploration, plunges viewers to the ocean floor as they track the unsolved mysteries of the deep sea in this 11-part world...

2008-07-10 09:00:56

D3Publisher (D3P) will showcase titles for gamers of all ages at this year's E3 Media & Business Summit, taking place at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, California from July 15-17, 2008. The company's line-up includes titles based on popular entertainment brands such as VIZ Media's hit animated series NARUTO(TM), Aardman Animation's Shaun the Sheep(TM), and Cartoon Network Enterprises' Ben 10: Alien Force, as well as innovative offerings for the Nintendo DS(TM), PSP(R)...

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2008-05-16 15:36:40

The Japanese Grosbeak (Eophona personata), is a finch native to East Asia. The bird serves as the inspiration for a video game from Treasure Co. Ltd, called Ikaruga, which takes the bird's black-and-white coloration as inspiration for its primary gameplay mechanic. Photo Copyright and Credit

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