Archive for the “Extinct”
Posted by: Loren Coleman on February 16th, 2011
While most students of cryptozoology recognize “Giganto” as a favorite Bigfoot/Yeti candidate, many may be unaware that German anatomist-anthropologist Franz Weidenreich (1873-1948) renamed the creature Giganthropus, treating it as a primitive ancestor of Homo sapiens.
Read: Newton on Giants »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on February 15th, 2011
What if something else, something even more fantastic in its implications than the idea that Bigfoot is Gigantopithecus, is actually afoot?
Read: Redfern on Giants »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on February 8th, 2011
On Verne’s day, let’s celebrate these birds he loved. Images.
Read: Happy Birthday, Jules Verne: A Visit With Your Terror Birds »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on January 29th, 2011
If the Dodo were to be rediscovered, some very common phrases would become obsolete. How ironic. Images.
Read: How Dead Is The Dodo? »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on January 13th, 2011
The beautiful cat is one of the smaller wild cats, but the finding of it is no less remarkable than the appearance of other midsized new species. Image.
Read: “Extinct” Cat Spotted »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on December 29th, 2010
What did this avian wonder turn out to be? A guest blog posting by Pink-Headed Duck searcher Richard Thorns. Images.
Read: Peru’s Mystery Parakeet »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on December 28th, 2010
Until recently, the fossil’s origin at the museum had been as much a mystery as its origin in nature. Images.
Read: New Horned Rodent Fossil Discovered In Museum »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on December 24th, 2010
The Wildman is drawn full circle in art, folklore, fiction, legend, and popular culture. Images.
Read: Santa = Wildman »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on December 23rd, 2010
Today, a guest blogger’s critique of the new book from Mark A. Hall and Loren Coleman, True Giants: Is Gigantopithecus Still Alive?. Images.
Read: Redfern On Giganto »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on December 22nd, 2010
We were not alone. Images.
Read: Confirmed: X-Women = Denisovans »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on December 15th, 2010
These cryptozoology library worthy volumes appear to be two good companion texts covering different aspects of what is known about this special species. Images.
Read: Two New Caribbean Monk Seal Books »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on December 2nd, 2010
Herewith, the best works on cryptids, monsters, and creatures that were published in 2010 are assembled here for your use and interest. Plus get some sneak peeks at 2011. Images.
Read: Top 20 Cryptozoology Books of 2010 »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on November 15th, 2010
The bottom of the valley, according to local tradition, was once a marshy swamp, inhabited by the lizard-like monsters. Images.
Read: Hunt For The Buru »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on November 10th, 2010
How many of you have a Celtic toe? Images.
Read: Do Sasquatch Feet Show Celtic Toes? »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on November 7th, 2010
The species was the subject of the first scientific articles on fossils ever published in the United States. Images.
Read: First Ever Jefferson’s Ground Sloth Discovered In Colorado »