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Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters (unfilter)

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Sasquatch Sculpted from Driftwood Installed on Canadian Island

"A B.C. island has had more than its fair share of sasquatch sightings lately. The creature on Quadra Island isn’t a real sasquatch..."
Posted: 25 October 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: ctvnews.ca
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Rare Two-headed Snake Snapped by Virginia Wildlife Researchers

"Officials with the Virginia Wildlife Management and Control took to Facebook to share 'extremely rare photos' of a two-headed copperhead snake..."
Posted: 24 September 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: foxnews.com
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Brain-like Fungus Found Growing on Tree

"A tree apparently growing a blood-soaked brain was spotted by a dog-walker, baffling scientists. Mette Knøsgaard discovered the bizarre growth on the side of a tree while walking her pooch, Egin, in Praestø, Denmark..."
Posted: 24 September 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: express.co.uk
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Optical Illusion Turns Shark Photo into 'Face of Satan'

"Cage diving operator Calypso Star Charters or Port Lincoln, South Australia posted this startling photo of Satan disguised as a great white shark..."
Posted: 22 September 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: boingboing.net
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Scientists Conclude Mysterious Fossils Were Animals, Not Fungi

"Cholesterol clinched it: A group of strange Precambrian fossils are among the oldest known animals in the rock record..."
Posted: 22 September 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: sciencenews.org
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Museum Dedicated to Bigfoot Opens in Nebraska

"Bringing the legend to life, Harriet McFeely the Bigfoot lady of Hastings opening her Crossroads of America Bigfoot museum in Hastings, showing off all sorts of artifacts of the mysterious creature..."
Posted: 14 September 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: nebraska.tv
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Doctors Shocked to Find Spider Spinning Webs Inside Man's Ear

"A Chinese man who checked himself in the hospital because the pounding sound in his left ear wouldn’t go away, was shocked to discover that the noise was being caused by a spider spinning webs deep inside his ear canal..."
Posted: 14 September 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: odditycentral.com
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Three-Horned Cow Spotted on Farm in Brazil

"An odd piece of footage from a farm in Brazil shows a cow with three horns on its head! The bizarre bovine was purportedly filmed last month at an unnamed location..."
Posted: 14 September 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: coasttocoastam.com
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Loch Ness Monster Worth '£41m a Year' to Scottish Economy

"The Loch Ness Monster is worth nearly £41 million a year to the Scottish economy, new research reveals..."
Posted: 14 September 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: pressandjournal.co.uk
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Crowds Gather for North Carolina Bigfoot Festival

"People from across the country gathered this weekend in a small Carolina manufacturing town to celebrate Bigfoot..."
Posted: 10 September 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: npr.org
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Giant Squid Washes up on New Zealand Beach

"A huge squid measuring 4.2 meters long has been discovered washed up on the Wellington coastline..."
Posted: 30 August 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: unexplained-mysteries.com
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Schoolgirl Takes 'Best Loch Ness Monster Picture in Years'

"Charlotte Robinson from Leeds was staying at Loch Ness Highland Lodges at Invermoriston when Nessie popped up about 50 feet away..."
Posted: 23 August 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: thescottishsun.co.uk
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City of Marion Names Bigfoot Its Official Animal Ahead of Festival

"The city of Marion has named Bigfoot as its official animal. Mayor Steve Little said Tuesday that he signed a proclamation just over a week ago..."
Posted: 23 August 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: foxcarolina.com
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99-Million-Year Old Beetle Found Perfectly Preserved in Amber

"The remains of a 99-million-year old beetle have been discovered, perfectly preserved in amber, fossilized resin that originates from the bark of a tree..."
Posted: 19 August 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: infosurhoy.com
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Bigfoot Hunter Takes Government to Court to Prove Creature Exists

"A B.C. man is taking the provincial government to court for allegedly damaging his credibility in not acknowledging that the sasquatch, also known as Bigfoot, may exist..."
Posted: 16 August 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: ctvnews.ca
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'Hairy Sea Monster' Washes up on Siberian Beach

"This is the mysterious fur-covered sea creature that washed up on a beach in Siberia and has left people baffled..."
Posted: 16 August 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: yahoo.com
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Mysterious Sea Creature Washes up in Vietnam

"Did you know that the ocean makes up about 70 percent of our planet? And did you also know that more than eighty percent of it is un-mapped, unobserved, and unexplored?..."
Posted: 12 August 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: theinertia.com
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'Bigfoot Erotica' Row Turns Virginia Congressional Race Ugly

"A hotly contested US congressional race has turned Sasquatch ugly after one candidate accused the other of being 'a devotee of Bigfoot erotica'..."
Posted: 02 August 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: bbc.com
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Nematode Worms Revived from Permafrost after 42,000 Years

"Nematodes moving and eating again for the first time since the Pleistocene age in major scientific breakthrough, say experts..."
Posted: 28 July 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: siberiantimes.com
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New York Town Adopts Bigfoot as Its 'Official Animal'

"Leave it to a small town in upstate New York to adopt an urban legend as its 'official animal.' The village of Whitehall, population 2,556, has adopted Bigfoot as its 'official animal' in a measure that passed 4-0..."
Posted: 24 July 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: foxnews.com
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Large 'Mythological Fire Bird' Spotted Near Yellowstone

"A strange colorful bird has been spotted on the Grand Teton National Park live webcam just days after a highly popular area near Jenny Lake in Grand Teton National Park located near the Yellowstone National Park has been closed to the public..."
Posted: 20 July 2018 - Category: Weird Creatures and Monsters - Source: ufosightingshotspot.blogspot.com
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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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