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Cryptozoology is a pseudoscience and subculture that aims to prove the existence of entities from the folklore record, such as Bigfoot, the chupacabra, or Mokele-mbembe.Cryptozoologists refer to these entities as cryptids, a term coined by the subculture.

HOLLISTER — A recent Bigfoot encounter sparked a group to camp and venture at Medoc Mountain State Park for three nights. In the campground area of the park at site 23 was a party of four prepping gear to go out into the night on a trail inside the wooded area Thursday night at about 8 p.m. The team was...
In the eighth grade at Clark Junior High School in Anchorage, students were all required to study Alaska History. Fair enough, but since the great state of Alaska was only a few decades old at that time, we finished our required history lessons fairly quickly, in approximately three weeks. After all, you can only study larger-than-life characters like Soapy...
In November of last year, a Texas veterinarian made national news claiming that genetic testing confirmed that not only is the legendary Bigfoot real, but is in fact a human relative that arose some 15,000 years ago. The study, by Melba S. Ketchum, suggested such cryptids had sex with modern human females that resulted in hairy hominin hybrids: "Our data...
Champlain is a very deep, spectacular hundred-mile-long lake that runs north and south between the states of Vermont and New York and reaches into the province of Quebec. In addition to its natural beauty, three treasures are said to be hidden beneath its blue water. The first is a gift from the bootleggers for whom Lake Champlain was a major...
Between 1764 and 1767 a mysterious creature called the Beast ravaged the rural region of Gévaudan, France. About 100 men, women and children reportedly fell victim to La Bête du Gévaudan. While many French at the time presumed the Beast to be a wolf and many modern scholars agree, some have suggested that the Beast may not have been...
B e very careful about delving into the world of UFOs, because you’re not just in danger of stumbling down a rabbit hole, you might find yourself in freefall down a rabbit abyss, tumbling and flailing until you’re so dizzy and disoriented that finally splatting against the bottom might actually help you get your bearings. Alien abductions, crashed saucers, ancient astronauts,...
There is no denying there are many stunning places on earth with deserved bragging rights, but very few places can say they are home to one of the most famous monsters of all time. Thurston County can. Washington (and Thurston County) have many claims to fame, but one cannot think of the rainy climate and forest-strewn landscape without the...
Kristen Inbody, Great Falls Tribune Published 8:00 a.m. MT April 1, 2019 | Updated 12:53 p.m. MT April 5, 2019 CLOSE Finding Bigfoot in Chattahoochee, Fla. DECKER — "Go ahead, call me a crackpot. All my friends have." Even as this driver submitted his story to the Bigfoot Field Researchers Organization, he worried about sounding crazy. In October 2006, "J.G." was driving a shuttle van...
One of the world’s foremost experts on mass psychogenic illness teaches high school in Auckland. Josie Adams spent an afternoon learning what a psychogenic illness is. Robert E. Bartholomew lives in an old hotel in Flat Bush in south-east Auckland. He has a swimming pool used principally by frogs, and a shelf full of UFO books. “Those aren’t mine,” he...
Blood drives • Beaumont Health is hosting blood drives this month at its hospitals in Troy, Grosse Pointe, Trenton and Wayne. The Troy blood drive is 2-8 p.m. June 16 at Beaumont Hospital, Troy, Classrooms 1-4. Versiti, Beaumont’s provider of blood products, is facilitating the blood drives. Masks are required and donors need to wait 48 hours to donate blood...