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The Three Ways to Test If Something Is Truly Solid Gold

Short | 03:03

When a stolen Kentucky Derby trophy from 1924 is uncovered, a series of tests are used to determine its authenticity. If it's real, they'll confirm that it's made of solid 14-karat gold.

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Wilt Chamberlain is perhaps the most dominant player in the history of the NBA. One night, he scored a remarkable 100 points, a feat that hasn't been matched in half a century. But whatever happened to the ball that scored that 100th point? Follow sports host Lauren Gardner as she tries to find out. Then follow investigator Kevin Barrows on his journey to the Kentucky Derby Museum where he examines a trophy that could've been falsely identified.

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