America Declassified: Vegas Underground Pictures

From “less lethal” weapons to the city hidden beneath Las Vegas, America Declassified's hand-picked team of investigators dig into the hidden corners of America.

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Denver International Airport
Denver International Airport

Denver International Airport

Could Denver International Airport, America’s largest airport, be hiding a secret underground bunker the size of a city -- built in case of a nuclear holocaust? 960 1280

  

Inside Denver International

Inside Denver International

A commemorative stone marker inside the terminal of Denver airport says that the airport was funded by the New World Airport Commission. Could this be code for the Freemasons, the notoriously secret society that’s a big focus of the New World Order conspiracy theory? 960 1280

  

Inside Denver International

Inside Denver International

Investigative journalist Jeanette Pavini attempts to decipher the airport's disturbing artwork, scattered throughout its terminals. 960 1280

  

A mural inside Denver airport

A mural inside Denver airport

This mural inside Denver airport is believed by some conspiracy hounds to prophesize the coming apocalypse -- and an America living under martial law. 960 1280

  

UFO at Denver Airport

UFO at Denver Airport

Things at Denver airport get even weirder: There are reports of regular sightings of UFOs in the skies near the airport. There are even multiple pieces of video evidence of these sightings. 960 1280

  

White Sands Missile Range

White Sands Missile Range

White Sands Missile Range covers 3,200 square miles and reaches 5 counties in southern New Mexico. 960 1280

  

Trinity Site

Trinity Site

This monument marks the Trinity Site -- where the first atomic bomb was detonated -- at the White Sands Missile Range. The Trinity Site is a National Historic Landmark. 960 1280

  

Geoscientist Ben McGee

Geoscientist Ben McGee

Geoscientist Ben McGee obtains unprecedented access to the White Sands Missile Range in order to look into the wild internet rumors that surround the site -- and hopefully reveal secrets concealed there for decades. 960 1280

  

White Sands Missile Range

White Sands Missile Range

At the White Sands Missile Range, there seems to be a ghostly battleship deeply camouflaged within the landlocked desert's live bombing range. Ben, armed with an array of scientific gadgets, is on a mission to unearth restricted artifacts from what could be the deadliest spot on the planet. 960 1280

  

Bluffdale, UT

Bluffdale, UT

Right outside of Bluffdale, UT, between Utah Lake and Great Salt Lake, the NSA is building a new, massive data center. But why? 960 1280

  

New NSA Data Center

New NSA Data Center

Could the NSA be building this data center to store everyday American citizens’ private information? While its stated purpose is to support the Comprehensive National Cybersecurity Initiative, its exact mission is classified information. 960 1280

  

NSA Data Center

NSA Data Center

This peek into what the NSA Data Center could look like offers an idea of the massive amounts of information the center could potentially process. 960 1280

  

Former CIA covert operator Mike Baker

Former CIA covert operator Mike Baker

Former CIA covert operator Mike Baker tries to learn more about the super-secret NSA Data Center by heading straight to the nation’s capital. 960 1280

  

Investigator Michele McPhee
Investigator Michele McPhee

Investigator Michele McPhee

Investigator Michele McPhee visits the Boston waterfront to learn more about the notorious Whitey Bulger, a ruthlessly cunning thug who muscled his way to the top of Boston’s organized crime empire. 960 1280

  

Santa Monica, CA

Santa Monica, CA

This Santa Monica, CA, apartment building is where Whitey Bulger hid for 16 years in plain sight, until his arrest in 2011. 960 1280

  

Boston

Boston

Whitey Bulger had the city of Boston under his thumb. With friends in high places, Whitey had protection from prosecution in exchange for tips on the Italian mafia and generous gifts of cash. 960 1280

  

Bulger’s apartment

Bulger’s apartment

Veteran crime reporter Michele McPhee gets exclusive access to Bulger’s apartment for an unprecedented look at his secret life. She investigates a rumor that the FBI protected Bulger in Santa Monica, just 7 miles from the Bureau’s LA offices. 960 1280

  

Centralia, PA

Centralia, PA

The once vibrant town of Centralia, PA, has vanished -- the victim of a simple but horrific mistake. 960 1280

  

Centralia, PA

Centralia, PA

In May of 1962, Centralia officials ordered the routine burning of the town’s garbage. Smoldering embers from the ill-fated garbage fire fell into one of the coal-mining town’s abandoned tunnels, igniting the remaining coal inside. 960 1280

  

Ben McGee and Jennifer Elick

Ben McGee and Jennifer Elick

Ben McGee and Jennifer Elick send a probe into the still-burning tunnels to measure the temperature and oxygen level. 960 1280

  

Centralia, PA

Centralia, PA

Ben stands below the flying drone he sends over Centralia to photograph the area with an infrared camera. 960 1280

  

Coral Castle in Homestead, FL

Coral Castle in Homestead, FL

Investigator and former CIA Officer Mike Baker and retired construction worker Wally Wallington attempt to move a stone as part of their investigation of one of America’s most enigmatic architectural monuments … the Coral Castle in Homestead, FL. 960 1280

  

Homestead, FL

Homestead, FL

Mike and Wally walk to an arch made of coral stone during their investigation of the Coral Castle, which is reportedly the work of one man: Ed Leedskalnin. But how could he have built it all himself? 960 1280

  

Coral Castle in Homestead, FL

Coral Castle in Homestead, FL

Tourists visit the Coral Castle’s courtyard. Built from more than a thousand tons of stone, the castle includes stone blocks that dwarf anything at Stonehenge. 960 1280

  

Mike Baker

Mike Baker

Mike tries his hand at chiseling coral stone himself. 960 1280

  

Former CIA officer Mike Baker and Reverend Kyles
Former CIA officer Mike Baker and Reverend Kyles

Former CIA officer Mike Baker and Reverend Kyles

Former CIA officer Mike Baker and Reverend Kyles discuss his memory of the evening Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was shot on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, TN. 960 1280

  

Lorraine Motel

Lorraine Motel

Dr. King stayed at the Lorraine Motel so often they named a room after him. The motel is now home to the National Civil Rights Museum. 960 1280

  

MLK conspiracy investigation

MLK conspiracy investigation

Two lines of string are used in the investigation to test the trajectory of the bullet that killed Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 960 1280

  

The boarding house across from the Lorraine Motel

The boarding house across from the Lorraine Motel

This boarding house across the parking lot from the Lorraine Motel is believed to be where the assassin waited for Dr. King to appear on the balcony. 960 1280

  

Investigator Michael Parker follows aerial phenomena investigator Scott Deschaine

Investigator Michael Parker follows aerial phenomena investigator Scott Deschaine

Investigator Michael Parker follows aerial phenomena investigator Scott Deschaine into a natural cave as part of their investigation into the mysterious Marfa lights in Texas. 960 1280

  

Marfa, TX

Marfa, TX

Marfa is a town in the high desert of west Texas. The films There Will Be Blood and No Country for Old Men were both filmed here. 960 1280

  

Marfa’s visitors’ center

Marfa’s visitors’ center

Marfa’s visitors’ center is a former WWII USO entertainment center, and tourists come from all over in the hopes of seeing the Marfa lights, which have been attributed to UFOs and ghosts. 960 1280

  

FLIR mobile command center

FLIR mobile command center

The interior of the FLIR mobile command center used as part of the investigation into the truth behind the Marfa lights. 960 1280

  

Marfa lights viewing area

Marfa lights viewing area

A daytime view of the Marfa lights viewing area, located 9 miles east of Marfa, TX. 960 1280

  

Photos

Denver International Airport

Denver International Airport

Could Denver International Airport, America’s largest airport, be hiding a secret underground bunker the size of a city -- built in case of a nuclear holocaust? 960 1280

  

Inside Denver International

Inside Denver International

A commemorative stone marker inside the terminal of Denver airport says that the airport was funded by the New World Airport Commission. Could this be code for the Freemasons, the notoriously secret society that’s a big focus of the New World Order conspiracy theory? 960 1280

  

Inside Denver International

Inside Denver International

Investigative journalist Jeanette Pavini attempts to decipher the airport's disturbing artwork, scattered throughout its terminals. 960 1280

  

A mural inside Denver airport

A mural inside Denver airport

This mural inside Denver airport is believed by some conspiracy hounds to prophesize the coming apocalypse -- and an America living under martial law. 960 1280

  

UFO at Denver Airport

UFO at Denver Airport

Things at Denver airport get even weirder: There are reports of regular sightings of UFOs in the skies near the airport. There are even multiple pieces of video evidence of these sightings. 960 1280

  

White Sands Missile Range

White Sands Missile Range

White Sands Missile Range covers 3,200 square miles and reaches 5 counties in southern New Mexico. 960 1280

  

Trinity Site

Trinity Site

This monument marks the Trinity Site -- where the first atomic bomb was detonated -- at the White Sands Missile Range. The Trinity Site is a National Historic Landmark. 960 1280

  

Geoscientist Ben McGee

Geoscientist Ben McGee

Geoscientist Ben McGee obtains unprecedented access to the White Sands Missile Range in order to look into the wild internet rumors that surround the site -- and hopefully reveal secrets concealed there for decades. 960 1280

  

White Sands Missile Range

White Sands Missile Range

At the White Sands Missile Range, there seems to be a ghostly battleship deeply camouflaged within the landlocked desert's live bombing range. Ben, armed with an array of scientific gadgets, is on a mission to unearth restricted artifacts from what could be the deadliest spot on the planet. 960 1280

  

Bluffdale, UT

Bluffdale, UT

Right outside of Bluffdale, UT, between Utah Lake and Great Salt Lake, the NSA is building a new, massive data center. But why? 960 1280

  

New NSA Data Center

New NSA Data Center

Could the NSA be building this data center to store everyday American citizens’ private information? While its stated purpose is to support the Comprehensive National Cybersecurity Initiative, its exact mission is classified information. 960 1280

  

NSA Data Center

NSA Data Center

This peek into what the NSA Data Center could look like offers an idea of the massive amounts of information the center could potentially process. 960 1280

  

Former CIA covert operator Mike Baker

Former CIA covert operator Mike Baker

Former CIA covert operator Mike Baker tries to learn more about the super-secret NSA Data Center by heading straight to the nation’s capital. 960 1280

  

Investigator Michele McPhee

Investigator Michele McPhee

Investigator Michele McPhee visits the Boston waterfront to learn more about the notorious Whitey Bulger, a ruthlessly cunning thug who muscled his way to the top of Boston’s organized crime empire. 960 1280

  

Santa Monica, CA

Santa Monica, CA

This Santa Monica, CA, apartment building is where Whitey Bulger hid for 16 years in plain sight, until his arrest in 2011. 960 1280

  

Boston

Boston

Whitey Bulger had the city of Boston under his thumb. With friends in high places, Whitey had protection from prosecution in exchange for tips on the Italian mafia and generous gifts of cash. 960 1280

  

Bulger’s apartment

Bulger’s apartment

Veteran crime reporter Michele McPhee gets exclusive access to Bulger’s apartment for an unprecedented look at his secret life. She investigates a rumor that the FBI protected Bulger in Santa Monica, just 7 miles from the Bureau’s LA offices. 960 1280

  

Centralia, PA

Centralia, PA

The once vibrant town of Centralia, PA, has vanished -- the victim of a simple but horrific mistake. 960 1280

  

Centralia, PA

Centralia, PA

In May of 1962, Centralia officials ordered the routine burning of the town’s garbage. Smoldering embers from the ill-fated garbage fire fell into one of the coal-mining town’s abandoned tunnels, igniting the remaining coal inside. 960 1280

  

Ben McGee and Jennifer Elick

Ben McGee and Jennifer Elick

Ben McGee and Jennifer Elick send a probe into the still-burning tunnels to measure the temperature and oxygen level. 960 1280

  

Centralia, PA

Centralia, PA

Ben stands below the flying drone he sends over Centralia to photograph the area with an infrared camera. 960 1280

  

Coral Castle in Homestead, FL

Coral Castle in Homestead, FL

Investigator and former CIA Officer Mike Baker and retired construction worker Wally Wallington attempt to move a stone as part of their investigation of one of America’s most enigmatic architectural monuments … the Coral Castle in Homestead, FL. 960 1280

  

Homestead, FL

Homestead, FL

Mike and Wally walk to an arch made of coral stone during their investigation of the Coral Castle, which is reportedly the work of one man: Ed Leedskalnin. But how could he have built it all himself? 960 1280

  

Coral Castle in Homestead, FL

Coral Castle in Homestead, FL

Tourists visit the Coral Castle’s courtyard. Built from more than a thousand tons of stone, the castle includes stone blocks that dwarf anything at Stonehenge. 960 1280

  

Mike Baker

Mike Baker

Mike tries his hand at chiseling coral stone himself. 960 1280

  

Former CIA officer Mike Baker and Reverend Kyles

Former CIA officer Mike Baker and Reverend Kyles

Former CIA officer Mike Baker and Reverend Kyles discuss his memory of the evening Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was shot on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, TN. 960 1280

  

Lorraine Motel

Lorraine Motel

Dr. King stayed at the Lorraine Motel so often they named a room after him. The motel is now home to the National Civil Rights Museum. 960 1280

  

MLK conspiracy investigation

MLK conspiracy investigation

Two lines of string are used in the investigation to test the trajectory of the bullet that killed Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 960 1280

  

The boarding house across from the Lorraine Motel

The boarding house across from the Lorraine Motel

This boarding house across the parking lot from the Lorraine Motel is believed to be where the assassin waited for Dr. King to appear on the balcony. 960 1280

  

Investigator Michael Parker follows aerial phenomena investigator Scott Deschaine

Investigator Michael Parker follows aerial phenomena investigator Scott Deschaine

Investigator Michael Parker follows aerial phenomena investigator Scott Deschaine into a natural cave as part of their investigation into the mysterious Marfa lights in Texas. 960 1280

  

Marfa, TX

Marfa, TX

Marfa is a town in the high desert of west Texas. The films There Will Be Blood and No Country for Old Men were both filmed here. 960 1280

  

Marfa’s visitors’ center

Marfa’s visitors’ center

Marfa’s visitors’ center is a former WWII USO entertainment center, and tourists come from all over in the hopes of seeing the Marfa lights, which have been attributed to UFOs and ghosts. 960 1280

  

FLIR mobile command center

FLIR mobile command center

The interior of the FLIR mobile command center used as part of the investigation into the truth behind the Marfa lights. 960 1280

  

Marfa lights viewing area

Marfa lights viewing area

A daytime view of the Marfa lights viewing area, located 9 miles east of Marfa, TX. 960 1280

  

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