Mysteries: Skunk Ape and Hacker Spy Pictures
Does the skunk ape exist? What caused a famous ventriloquist to disappear at sea in 1908? Don Wildman investigates.
Burlington County Prison MuseumAt the Burlington County Prison Museum in Mount Holly, NJ, an iconic tobacco pipe is a somber reminder of a once-lauded sleuth who was corrupted by his ambition to solve one of the nation’s most shocking crimes. 960 1280
Vent Haven MuseumAt the Vent Haven Museum in Fort Mitchell, KY, visitors to the world’s only museum dedicated to the art of ventriloquism will see a set of tattered and weather-beaten dummies who may be the only remaining witnesses to a bone-chilling crime. 960 1280
OscilloscopeAt the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA, a decades-old rudimentary electronic device tells of one man’s genius strategy used to expose and disrupt one of the world’s first cases of internet espionage. 960 1280
Madonna and Child statue by Alceo DossenaThe marble Madonna and Child statue by Alceo Dossena, on display at the Detroit Institute of Arts. In 1928, Dossena sued his art dealers, claiming that they had been passing off his works as ancient masterpieces without his knowledge. 960 1280
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