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'Oldest Bigfoot Photo' Suggests Cryptozoological Conspiracy

"There is an astonishing photo from Canada taken in 1894 which would seem to be the oldest known photograph of bigfoot. The photo had originally been sent to Tom Biscardi by Lyle Billett of Victoria, Canada..."
Posted: 09 July 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: ancient-origins.net
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Man Faces Death after Being Bitten by Decapitated Rattlesnake

"A Texas couple was doing yard work when the husband reportedly had a near-death experience with a beheaded rattlesnake..."
Posted: 08 June 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: nypost.com
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New Zealand Professor to Search for Monster DNA at Loch Ness

"Originally Scottish folklore, the myth of the Loch Ness Monster, or Nessie as it's become affectionately known, took the world by storm in 1933 when a local newspaper reported a sighting of it..."
Posted: 22 May 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: radionz.co.nz
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'Bigfoot' Spotted Near Bristol UK by Train Passenger?

"It has become almost an accepted phenomenon right across North America – but now a man has reported that he saw a Bigfoot-like creature walking in a field just ten miles from Bristol..."
Posted: 10 May 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: bristolpost.co.uk
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Scientists Court Controversy by Growing Human Brains in Mice

"The mice behaved just like others of their kind, as far as scientists could tell, and they also looked the same—except for the human mini brain that had been implanted into each rodent’s own cortex, made visible by a little clear cover replacing part of their skull..."
Posted: 21 April 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: scientificamerican.com
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Mysterious Sea Creature Washes Ashore on Georgia Coastline

"A mysterious sea creature washed ashore in St. Simons Island and it has beachgoers scratching their heads. Jeff Warren and his son were at Wolf Island National Wildlife Refuge just north of St. Simons Island in Georgia Friday when they came upon the creature on a barrier island..."
Posted: 20 March 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: news4jax.com
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'Giant Footprint' Found Imprinted on Mattress in US Wilderness

"Stunning new evidence which proves the existence of Bigfoot has been found in the US wilderness, a sasquatch hunter claims..."
Posted: 20 March 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: express.co.uk
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Gorilla Filmed Walking Like a Human

"Zookeepers say Louis the gorilla can often be seen walking on twos when his hands are full of snacks - or when the ground is muddy (so he doesn't get his hands dirty)..."
Posted: 20 March 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: ndtv.com
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Dog with Human-like Face Confounds Onlookers

"Meet Yogi, the Shih-poo who looks like a person. This is Yogi, a 1-year-old Shih-poo who is going viral because of his incredibly humanlike face..."
Posted: 16 March 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: buzzfeed.com
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Mysterious 'Monster Fish' Washed Ashore On Australian Beach

"A massive, odd-looking fish was found washed ashore on a beach in Australia and it has captured the attention of many, with some suggesting it could be the ancient and mysterious coelacanth. What is it?..."
Posted: 12 March 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: infosurhoy.com
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Alien-like Underground Plant Rediscovered after 150 years

"Thismia neptunis is a fickle plant. Living underground, it only shows its face to flower for a few weeks a year, and when you live in the remote jungles of Malaysia, it might be a while between human visits..."
Posted: 06 March 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: sciencealert.com
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Woman Sues California Over Failure to Recognise Sasquatch

"There are a lot of people in this country who claim to believe in the existence of Bigfoot. But one California woman believes so strongly in the beast that she’s actually filed a lawsuit to prove it..."
Posted: 16 February 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: nerdist.com
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Bigfoot Eludes State Recognition in Washington

"The mythical Sasquatch, an integral piece of Pacific Northwest folklore, got another shot at recognition this year with a bill that would name the creature Washington's official state cryptid..."
Posted: 09 February 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: thedailyworld.com
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Punxsutawney Phil Sees His Shadow - 8 Other Groundhogs Don't

"Friday morning, esteemed groundhog Punxsutawney Phil of Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania saw his shadow and predicted six more weeks of winter..."
Posted: 09 February 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: time.com
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Ancient 'Spider with Tail' Discovered Trapped in Amber

"An 'extraordinary' spider 'cousin' trapped in amber for 100 million years is shaking up ideas about the origins of spiders..."
Posted: 05 February 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: bbc.co.uk
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Will Punxsutawney Phil See His Shadow This Year?

"Whether they believe in the predictive powers of 'the immortal Punxsutawney Phil' or not, millions of people will be tuning in on Friday to see whether the famous groundhog sees his shadow..."
Posted: 30 January 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: abc30.com
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Video Game Company Offers $70,000 for Genuine Monster Proof

"To celebrate the release of Monster Hunter: World, Capcom is offering £50,000 ($70,000 USD) to anyone who can provide conclusive evidence of one of 10 real-life monsters..."
Posted: 30 January 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: uk.ign.com
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Fossils of Weird Ancient 'Bristle Worm' Discovered in Canada

"Roughly 508 million years ago, this bristly worm roamed the waters of what is now British Columbia. Now, the newly identified species of ancient worm is helping researchers unravel an ancient mystery..."
Posted: 22 January 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: cbc.ca
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Bigfoot Statue Brings Local Town 'National Acclaim'

"...Thousands of people have stopped to get an up-close look at the beast, since a 1,000-pound sculpture of it first appeared two weeks ago outside a store on busy Route 4..."
Posted: 20 December 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: troyrecord.com
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Greenland Shark Thought to Be 512 Years Old

"Marine biologists have identified what could potentially be the world's oldest living vertebrate..."
Posted: 20 December 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: unexplained-mysteries.com
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Colorado Woman Reports Bigfoot Sighting on Interstate 80

"A Bigfoot sighting was reported Saturday night on Interstate 80 near North Platte. Harriett Mcfeely of Hastings said she and her friend Robin Roberts of Colorado were driving back from Omaha on Saturday..."
Posted: 30 November 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: omaha.com
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DNA from Nine 'Yeti' Samples Yields No Evidence

"The yeti, or abominable snowman, is one of the most sought-after animals that does not exist. A long line of explorers, including mountaineers Sir Edmund Hillary and Reinhold Messner, reported seeing strange figures and footprints in the Himalayas..."
Posted: 30 November 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: chicagotribune.com
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Scientists Find Fossils of Ancient 'Mythical Beast'

"Fossils of a rare and mysterious ancient sea creature with a worm-like body, helmet-like shell and scary spikes have been discovered..."
Posted: 30 November 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: dailymail.co.uk
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Rare 'Serpent' Shark Spotted in Waters Near Portugal

"...That sea-dwelling, serpentine conglomeration of nightmare fuel is the frilled shark, one of the oldest — and in the running for the creepiest — living species on the planet..."
Posted: 14 November 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: washingtonpost.com
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Strange Video of 'Giant Bird Shadow' Captured in Grand Prix Clip

"It is as clear as day, the image captured on video during the closing stages of the American Grand Prix in Texas, dropping jaws of people everywhere who are getting a gander at this video..."
Posted: 24 October 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: inquisitr.com
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Patterson-Gimlin 'Bigfoot' Film Reaches Fiftieth Anniversary

"'For more than a century, people have been saying that a huge hairy primitive human roams the unmapped mountains of the Northwest. Here's the first tangible evidence that this 'Bigfoot' or Sasquatch really exists.' So claimed an article published in the February 1968 issue of Argosy..."
Posted: 21 October 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: forbes.com
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Bigfoot Sighting Reported in California

"We've all heard the stories of Bigfoot: people saying they've seen the legendary beast all over the country, and now, another sighting in the Golden State. According to paranormal expert Jeffrey Gonzalez, the most recent sighting was near Avocado Lake..."
Posted: 15 October 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: kmph.com
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UN Pull Out of Malawi after 'Vampire Scare' Triggers Violence

"A vampire scare has prompted the UN to pull out of Malawi after mob violence saw at least five people killed..."
Posted: 10 October 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: metro.co.uk
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Mysterious Fanged Creature Found on Texas Beach after Hurricane

"A woman who found a faceless and fanged creature that washed up on a Texas beach after Hurricane Harvey asked the Internet what it was, prompting lots of guesses as well as much recoiling at the sight of the ferocious-looking beast..."
Posted: 15 September 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: sandiegouniontribune.com
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Unknown Species May Thrive in Antarctic Caves

"Animals and plants may be living in warm caves under Antarctica's ice, according to a study..."
Posted: 11 September 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: bbc.co.uk
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New Purple Pig-Nose Frog Found in Remote Mountains

"Scientists have discovered a new and unusual species of frog in the Western Ghats mountain range in India. The frog has shiny, purple skin, a light blue ring around its eyes, and a pointy pig-nose..."
Posted: 07 September 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: news.nationalgeographic.com
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'Human Goat' with Man's Face Astounds Villagers

"A bizarre mutant goat has astonished internet users with its astonishing human-like facial features. Footage of the odd animal swept the web after the goat was discovered in an unknown part of India..."
Posted: 28 August 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: express.co.uk
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'Frankenstein Dinosaur' Shown to Be Missing Link

"Scientists have solved the puzzle of the so-called 'Frankenstein dinosaur', which seems to consist of body parts from unrelated species. A new study suggests that it is in fact the missing link between plant-eating dinosaurs, such as Stegosaurus, and carnivorous dinosaurs, like T. rex..."
Posted: 16 August 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: bbc.co.uk
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Rare White 'Spirit Moose' Filmed in Sweden

"The incredibly rare moose was captured on camera by councilman Hans Nilsson in Sweden's Varmland county. During an interview with P4 Varmland Sveriges Radio, Nilsson explained that he had been attempting to spot one of these elusive beasts for years before finally managing to record footage of one..."
Posted: 16 August 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: unexplained-mysteries.com
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Shaman in Animal Skins Claims to Be the North Carolina Bigfoot

"A recent 'sighting' of Bigfoot in the US was nothing more than a man wearing a traditional animal skin outfit carrying out a shamanic ritual in the woods, it has emerged..."
Posted: 13 August 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: standard.co.uk
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Cops Warn Not to Shoot Bigfoot after South Carolina Sighting

"Cops in South Carolina have issued a cheeky warning to residents following reports of a recent Bigfoot sighting..."
Posted: 10 August 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: nypost.com
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Strange 'Lake Monster' Filmed in China

"An odd cell phone video from China seems to show some kind of mysterious creature briefly emerge from a lake to the astonishment of onlookers..."
Posted: 07 August 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: coasttocoastam.com
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Australian Teen's Feet Bloodied by Mystery Sea Creatures

"A teenager who went for a swim at a Melbourne beach and emerged with his feet covered in blood has stumped marine experts..."
Posted: 07 August 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: timesofindia.indiatimes.com
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Statue-like Dinosaur Fossil Discovered

"In March 2011, a construction worker named Shawn Funk visited an impressive dinosaur collection at the Royal Tyrrell Museum in Alberta. As he walked through halls full of ancient bones..."
Posted: 07 August 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: theatlantic.com
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Treasure Hunter Believes He Found a Chupacabra Skull

"Has a chupacabra been found in New Mexico? Legend has it the goat sucker first appeared in Puerto Rico in the 1990s. But this week, Martin Mcosker said he found one just south of Las Vegas, New Mexico..."
Posted: 30 July 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: kob.com
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Residents Rattled after Reporting Chupacabra Sightings

"On a foggy morning more than a week ago, Cary Shuker's cat raced inside his Riverside home, terrified of something outside..."
Posted: 23 July 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: pe.com
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Scientists 'Teleport' an Object Into Space for the First Time

"Scientists have successfully teleported an object from Earth to space for the first time, paving the way for more ambitious and futuristic breakthroughs..."
Posted: 16 July 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: time.com
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Mole Found Inside Fish

"When a Missouri fisherman hauled in a fish from his pond recently, he knew he had made a big catch, but he didn't know just how big..."
Posted: 30 June 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: news.nationalgeographic.com
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Human-like Mutated Lamb Generates Concern Amongst Villagers

"Superstitious villagers have been living in fear since a sheep gave birth to this creature that was said by elders to be half-human half-beast and 'sent by the devil'..."
Posted: 22 June 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: dailymail.co.uk
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'Bigfoot Footprints' Captured by Texan Park Ranger Surveillance

"An unknown creature may be exploring parks in Round Rock, according to city officials. Photos posted to the Round Rock Parks and Recreation Department’s Facebook page reveal some rather large, semi-human footprints — which means Bigfoot may be, well, afoot in Williamson County..."
Posted: 15 June 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: statesman.com
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Mystery 'Ape' Filmed in Californian Woodland

"Wildlife authorities have been investigating the recent sighting of an ape-like creature in California..."
Posted: 11 June 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: unexplained-mysteries.com
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'Black Panther' Sighted in British Woodland

"Emma Adam had been out walking in woods near the town of Ashby when she encountered a large black cat. The 29-year-old had been enjoying a stroll with her mother-in-law at dusk on Saturday, May 27 when they came across a large black creature that was feasting on something it had caught..."
Posted: 11 June 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: unexplained-mysteries.com
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'Faceless Fish' Among Weird Deep Sea Australian Finds

"Faceless fish and other weird and wonderful creatures, many of them new species, have been hauled up from the deep waters off Australia during a scientific voyage studying parts of the ocean never explored before..."
Posted: 01 June 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: timesnow.tv
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'Cyclops Goat' Born with One Eye is Worshipped by Villagers

"A baby goat has been born with one eye in what has been hailed a 'miracle'. Some villagers believe the goat, that was born in Assam in India, is sacred and have begun to worship it after it was born a week ago..."
Posted: 20 May 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: metro.co.uk
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Images Claim to Show 'Black Eyed Kid' Staring Through Window

"Creepy footage purports to show a terrifying ‘Black Eyed Kid’ ghost giving a death stare through a window..."
Posted: 14 May 2017 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: thesun.co.uk
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