Massive Gold Heists Strike Mexico, Brazil
$2.5 million in gold centenario coins were robbed from government mint in Mexico in broad daylight last week. This follows a daring $40 million gold heist at an airport in Brazil recently.
Celebrate American Patriots This July 4th Weekend!
Americans are celebrating the anniversary of the republic declaring independence in 1776. Stock up on Patriot silver rounds and show your patriotic spirit!
Will American Eagle Bullion Coins Get New Designs?
For the first time since the American Gold Eagle and American Silver Eagle were introduced more than 30 years ago, the United States Mint is considering a redesign for the coins.
Wild Boars Help Uncover Medieval Coins in Slovakia
A large cache of silver coins and a pair of gold coins, all dating to the 15th and 16th centuries, were recently found in northern Slovakia. The hidden treasure was made easier to find thanks to the help of some wild boars in the area.
Coin Collection Survives California Wildfires
The California wildfires last year destroyed hundreds of homes, wiping out an incredible amount of possessions. However, one man's coin collection was recovered and restored after the fire thanks to NGC.
Stakes Double for Treasure Hunt in Singapore
After offering a $50,000 grand prize to the winner of a scavenger hunt for a gold coin in Singapore last year, the same group is raising the prize to twice as much, promising $100,000 to the winner.
2019 Silver Eagles and 2019 Gold Eagles Arrive
The United States Mint has released its popular American Silver Eagle and American Gold Eagle coins again for 2019. These coins are intended as a vehicle for investors to gain exposure to physical precious metals.
An Unsuccessful Robbery of Fenn's Treasure
Forrest Fenn supposedly hid a treasure chest of gold in the wilderness of New Mexico. Fenn provides clues to its location, but it's never been found. Last week, a man was arrested for attempting to burglarize Fenn's house in search of the treasure.
Civil War Gold Mystery Thickens
A pair of treasure hunters in Pennsylvania are skeptical about an FBI investigation into lost Civil War gold supposedly buried in the area. What, if anything, did the authorities find?
Did Physicists Accidentally Discover a Way to Make Gold?
Physicists working at CERN made the improbable discovery that the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) was forming a thin layer of precious metals along the inner surface of the structure. Will they find a way to efficiently collect this gold and platinum?