Category Archives: Cryptozoology

Bigfoot Captured?

The news just keeps coming and even more details have surfaced. Ed Smith now claims that “Daisy“, the Bigfoot, has now been moved to an “examination area” where it could take up to 72 hours to conduct the examination. A press release is expected to happen within the 48 hours. Details about the creature’s weight,… Read More »

Found: Whale thought extinct for 2 million years

The pygmy right whale, a mysterious and elusive creature that rarely comes to shore, is the last living relative of an ancient group of whales long believed to be extinct, a new study suggests. The findings, published Tuesday in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, may help to explain why the enigmatic marine mammals… Read More »

Melba Ketchum announces Bigfoot DNA results… without data.

From the press release: A team of scientists can verify that their 5-year long DNA study, currently under peer-review, confirms the existence of a novel hominin hybrid species, commonly called "Bigfoot" or "Sasquatch," living in North America. Researchers' extensive DNA sequencing suggests that the legendary Sasquatch is a human relative that arose approximately 15,000 years… Read More »

Bizarre muppet-like beast discovered

Source: The Daily Telegraph NAMIBIAN media report a strange muppet-like beast has been shot dead after a group stumbled across several of the creatures in dense jungle. Locals came across the bizarre being while they were escorting a shooting party in Namibia, local media reported. Witnesses state that the creature was spotted apparently foraging for… Read More »

Video: Strange, meat-eating sea sponge found in deep ocean

A new carnivore shaped like a candelabra has been spotted in deep ocean waters off California’s Monterey Bay. The meat-eating species was dubbed the “harp sponge,” so-called because its structure resembles a harp or lyre turned on its side. A team from the Monterey Bay Research Aquarium Institute in Moss Landing, Calif., discovered the sponge… Read More »

Sasquatch sighting by Nunavik berry pickers

Two women in Nunavik had an unusual encounter while berry picking on Saturday. Maggie Cruikshank Qingalik, who is from Akulivik, Que., said her friend saw some kind of creature out in the wilderness. Qingalik said at first, they thought it was another person picking berries. Then they noticed it was covered in long, dark hair.… Read More »

Skeptics claim to see a chupacabra

Travis Roy is the president of Granite State Skeptics. I am the director of investigations for Granite State Skeptics. GSS is our local skeptic group. Local skeptics meet at a restaurant, drink, eat, have some fun once a month. New Hampshire the Granite State while small, is very rural. Many of the members of GSS… Read More »

Scientists ID new species of monkey in Congo

A team of scientists has identified a new species of monkey in central Africa that had been known to the locals simply as lesula, a medium-sized, slender animal that looks similar to an owl-faced monkey that was already known to scientists. In findings published this week in the scientific journal Plos One, the researchers identified… Read More »

Bizarre poodle moth

A Venezuelan poodle moth is mystifying researchers, baffling the internet, and confusing everyone at a first casual glance. The insect, seemingly a blend of a large moth and a bright, fluffy white poodle, was discovered in 2009 and may be a new species. The Venezuelan poodle moth was first captured on film by Dr. Arthur… Read More »

Man Pulling Off Bigfoot Hoax Killed

You knew it was bound to happen. Randy Lee Tenley, 44, of Kalispell, Montana, reportedly was wearing a Ghillie suit, dressed as a Bigfoot, and trying to create a Bigfoot sighting on U.S. Highway 93. Yes, he was attempting to pull off a hoax. Instead, he ended up dead, struck by two automobiles, on Sunday… Read More »

Giant Owl or Photoshop?

Allegedly taken in Carrizo Springs, Texas, it has variously been described as a giant owl and the legendary “Lechuza†– a shape-shifting witch, no less. I’m sure, like me, you have thoughts, ideas, theories and – of course – suspicions!! Maybe England’s Owlman took a wrong turn? via Cryptomundo » Giant Owl or Photoshop?. Cool.… Read More »

'Giant wombat' grave found in Queensland, Australia

Diprotodon (Greek for “two forward teeth”); pronounced die-PRO-toe-don, Plains of Australia, Pleistocene-Modern (2 million-10,000 years ago), About 12 feet long and two tons, ate plants. — Scientists have unearthed the biggest find yet of prehistoric “giant wombat” skeletons, revealing clues to the reasons for the species’ extinction. The find, in Queensland, Australia, of about 50… Read More »

Proof? Scientists in Siberia: Yeti Exists

image: The Abominable Snowman, a 50s horror film, would probably be dismissed by modern yeti enthusiasts as bunkum. Scientists and yeti enthusiasts believe there may finally be solid evidence that the apelike creature roams the vast Siberian tundra, reports the Guardian. A team of a dozen-plus experts from as far afield as Canada and Sweden… Read More »