The Best Bigfoot Photo Ever!

The Best Bigfoot Photo Ever!

Fisherman John Rodriguez captured a very close up and clear image of Bigfoot. The creature is standing chest deep in a swamp. The entire account is detailed by Lee Speigel on the Huffington Post. Let’s do some analysis! The Good…

Strange Creature Found on Santa Barbara Beach

Strange Creature Found on Santa Barbara Beach

A strange creature washed ashore on a Santa Barbara, California beach. The find came after a recent storm hit the area. As you can see from the image the creature is hairless and has long claws and long teeth. It…

Sykes Study: DNA Matches Modern Polar Bear Not Himalayan Bear

Last year the Sykes study looked for DNA evidence of a Yeti. It failed to find the Yeti but claimed to discover something interesting – DNA evidence of ancient species of Polar Bear. You can see my original blog entry…

Fossil Evidence of Ancient Balloon Animal Discovered

New fossil evidence reveals a balloon-like creature that lived about 520 million years ago. Read more from LiveScience. This discovery highlights one of the issues with fossil evidence and the approach to science in general. Parsimony and scientific attitude in…

The Kraken is Back

In 2011 Mark  McMenamin, professor of geology at Mount Holyoke College, suggested that the mythical Kraken could be a real creature. McMenanmin based his theory off of a discovery of Icthyosaur bones. Icthyosaurs were giant ocean-dwelling creatures with flippers. McMenanmin claimed the vertebrae…

Vampire Deer Spotted After 60 Years

Vampire Deer Spotted After 60 Years

  This Kashmir Musk deer was spotted in a forest in Northeastern Afghanistan. This is the first sighting of the animal in 60 years. The strange deer has two long fangs that protrude from its upper jaw. You can read…

New Frog Species Discovered

I know it isn’t a world-changing news topic but new discoveries are always cool. This new species of frog is very similar to the leopard frog but with a unique croak and different spots. You can read the entire story from…

Bigfoot in Native American Lore

One of the common myths about Bigfoot is sightings in North America are relatively recent. In fact Native Americans have chronicled a big-hairy bi-pedal creature long before British colonists arrived to report the creature. The website Native Languages includes a chronicle…

How Skeptics Can Prove Bigfoot is Unlikely, But Don’t

Skeptics like to say that they cannot disprove the existence of Bigfoot and leverage this as justification for saying it doesn’t exist in absence of a body. But this isn’t totally true.  To understand this issue you first have to understand…

Reptilian Shapeshifters - Controlling Elite or Video Compression?

Reptilian Shapeshifters – Controlling Elite or Video Compression?

Invasion of the Reptilians Stories of a secret Reptilian race have persisted for centuries in one form or another, but no one has worked harder to popularize the idea of Reptilians than David Icke. Mr. Icke is a former professional…

Analyst vs. Critic: Cryptozoology and Pseudoscience

In each installment of Analyst vs. Critic I take on an article written about suspected paranormal phenomena. I will examine the breadth and depth of the article and look for signs of bias and flawed thinking. I don’t do this…

Rick Dyer Claims to Have the Body of Bigfoot... Again

Rick Dyer Claims to Have the Body of Bigfoot… Again

If you have been a follower of Bigfoot news for the last year you have probably heard of Rick Dyer. Rick Dyer claims he shot a Bigfoot in Washington about a year ago. Only recently has Mr. Dyer released pictures…

The Werewolf of LBL – Case Study Now Available

I just finished putting up the case study for the Werewolf of LBL, another field investigation I’ll be continuing to work on in Land Between the Lakes. The Werewolf of LBL – Case Study The Werewolf of LBL – Case…