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  • Why does the government want Bigfoot to fade away? To admit that Bigfoot was real would be admitting that Science was wrong. There would be a lot of time and money invested in re-writing history books, documentaries, and other historical documents.

    Why Government Officials Want to Keep Bigfoot/Sasquatch a Secret

    Why Government Officials Want to Keep Bigfoot/Sasquatch a Secret

    by Tammy31

  • Many species employ ultra low-frequency sounds to communicate and even hunt in the animal kingdom. Could even Sasquatch be capable of this trait?

    Sasquatch Sound Waves

    Sasquatch Sound Waves

    by Delmar Rozan1

  • There have been too many recorded sightings, and too many cave drawings and legends of mermaids to just dismiss their existence as fantasy. Here are 4 possible reasons for why belief in them persists.

    Mermaid Sightings & Speculations

    Mermaid Sightings & Speculations

    by Susette Horspool21

  • Sightings of a giant grey man pursuing mountaineers have baffled and terrified the Cairngorms since the 19th Century. Does Scotland have its own Yeti?

    Am Fear Liath Mòr: A Scottish Terror

    Am Fear Liath Mòr: A Scottish Terror

    by Pollyanna Jones10

  • If Bigfoot is real, why don’t we find Bigfoot bones? Do porcupines eat them? Does Sasquatch bury its dead? Are there any fossils? Where's the proof?

    If Bigfoot Is Real Where Are the Bones?

    If Bigfoot Is Real Where Are the Bones?

    by Eric Dockett47

  • The Dover Demon was spotted three times in Dover, Massachusetts over the span of 25 hours and then never seen again.

    The Mystery of the Dover Demon

    The Mystery of the Dover Demon

    by Darcie Nadel1

  • What they saw appeared to be human - and yet not human. It seemed to be young and female with ape-like features. Her arms,legs,and fingers were unusually thick. her bosom was described as "Massive" and she was covered with thick dark hair. She was also said to be absolutely ferocious, nevertheless, the hunters managed to capture her alive and brought her to the isolated mountain village of T'khina fifty miles from Sukhumi

    The Story of Zana the Russian Neanderthal Found in 1850

    The Story of Zana the Russian Neanderthal Found in 1850

    by Gaizy43

  • Lake monsters are found across North America in both the US and Canada, not just over there in Scotland. Grab your net and go monster hunting!

    Lake Monsters in the USA and Canada

    Lake Monsters in the USA and Canada

    by Luther Urswick13

  • Mothman is most often associated with Point Pleasant, West Virginia. However, many Ohioans have also encountered the cryptid creature in their own backyard throughout the years, ever since the famed Silver Bridge collapse in the 1960s.

    Mothman Sightings and Encounters in Ohio

    Mothman Sightings and Encounters in Ohio

    by Jennifer Wilber1

  • In Japan, legends have been told for centuries about the legendary Kappa water imp that is both a fearsome water monster and a troublemaker. "Kappa: The Japanese River Monster" discusses the Kappa, its origins, attributes, its place in modern-day Japanese society, and whether it really exists or not.

    Kappa: The Japanese River Monster

    Kappa: The Japanese River Monster

    by truefaith711

  • The great debate may continue, but the evidence (or lack of it) is in. So what's the case against the existence of the Loch Ness Monster? And, why does it matter that we move on?

    The Case Against the Loch Ness Monster

    The Case Against the Loch Ness Monster

    by Dean Traylor2

  • There have been many sightings of Bigfoot in Ohio, dating back to the Grassman legend and earlier. Why is Sasquatch so abundant in the Buckeye State, and is is possible the creature may be more widespread in the eastern states than previously thought?

    Bigfoot Sightings in Ohio: The Grassman

    Bigfoot Sightings in Ohio: The Grassman

    by Eric Dockett64

  • Cryptid sightings around the world have convinced people that our planet is inhabited by strange creatures that rarely emerge from the shadows. But what if we’ve got it wrong? Could there be more mundane explanations for these sightings and experiences?

    10 Famous Cryptids Explained

    10 Famous Cryptids Explained

    by Luther Urswick0

  • The link between Native Americans and Sasquatch has always been compelling. Here are three ways that these two cultures are actually linked.

    Three Native American Links to Bigfoot

    Three Native American Links to Bigfoot

    by Delmar Rozan0

  • According to the Oxford Dictionary, a cryptid is an animal whose existence or survival is disputed or unsubstantiated, such as the yeti.

    8 Mysterious Monsters of Asia

    8 Mysterious Monsters of Asia

    by Lori Gross0

  • Discover theories on what food Bigfoot might eat every day to survive. Is Sasquatch a vegetarian or an omnivore, or maybe even a hunter?

    What Does Bigfoot Eat?

    What Does Bigfoot Eat?

    by Luther Urswick6

  • Alleged sightings of the Florida Skunk Ape have led some to believe Bigfoot lives in southern swamps. But are the photos and stories real?

    Bigfoot in Florida: Skunk Ape Sightings

    Bigfoot in Florida: Skunk Ape Sightings

    by Luther Urswick7

  • Whereas biology is the study of living organisms, cryptozoology is the study of living organisms whose existence is yet to be proved or disproved. These organisms are called cryptids.

    9 Mysterious Monsters of Africa

    9 Mysterious Monsters of Africa

    by Lori Gross0

  • Years ago, somebody posted two YouTube videos purporting they were proof of the legendary Ropen. But, were the videos compelling enough? Also, what did the main proponent have to say about it?

    Video of Ropen Emerges, but Does It Prove Anything?

    Video of Ropen Emerges, but Does It Prove Anything?

    by Dean Traylor3

  • Stories of a mysterious creature lurking beneath the waters of the Antarctic have been circulating for over a decade. The Internet has nicknamed this creature the Ningen.

    Ningen: Monster of the Antarctic

    Ningen: Monster of the Antarctic

    by Darcie Nadel0

  • Discover the weird phenomenon of Phantom Kangaroos in North America. Do these errant marsupials represent an undiscovered species?

    Phantom Kangaroos in North America

    Phantom Kangaroos in North America

    by Luther Urswick10

  • Lake Okanagan has the fun and sun. Oh, it also has a mysterious creature lurking in its deep—if you believe the accounts. Either way, Ogopogo has been embraced by the locals.

    Ogopogo: Canada's Loch Ness Monster

    Ogopogo: Canada's Loch Ness Monster

    by Dean Traylor2

  • Werewolves have a long history in Europe, so discover fascinating werewolf myths and legends and the human cost of belief in this supernatural creature

    The Rise of the Werewolf in Europe

    The Rise of the Werewolf in Europe

    by CMHypno100

  • This article on the Lake Norman Monster ultimately asks the question: could the creature, or creatures, be the result of radiation from a nuclear power plant that's created its very own atomic water monster?

    The Lake Norman Monster

    The Lake Norman Monster

    by Alastar Packer8

  • Learn about a few of Pennsylvania's most famous Bigfoot sightings, read the accounts of witnesses, and discover why Bigfoot may be lurking in PA!

    Bigfoot Sightings in Pennsylvania

    Bigfoot Sightings in Pennsylvania

    by Luther Urswick116

  • Could sightings of the legendary Mothman be explained by other supernatural phenomenon? Some theorists believe that Mothman may be linked to other paranormal or otherworldly entities and phenomena.

    Supernatural Explanations for the Mothman Phenomenon

    Supernatural Explanations for the Mothman Phenomenon

    by Jennifer Wilber1

  • Could Bigfoot be some type of forest spirit that has walked the Earth since the dawn of time? Find out why this idea isn’t as strange as it seems.

    Is Bigfoot a Forest Spirit?

    Is Bigfoot a Forest Spirit?

    by Luther Urswick8

  • Just found Bigfoot? Good for you! Now what? Find out what to do next, which evidence to collect, who to tell and when to shut up.

    What to Do If You See Bigfoot

    What to Do If You See Bigfoot

    by Luther Urswick12

  • Explore what life is like for mermaids to live in the oceans of today, if mermaids do exist - what they eat, and where they live and play.

    Real Mermaid Life in the Ocean

    Real Mermaid Life in the Ocean

    by Susette Horspool28

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