As the national media focuses on Flaviu, a lynx that escaped from Dartmoor Zoo two weeks ago, Hull historian Mike Covell takes a look at some of the more unusual sightings a little closer to home.
Oregon Family Captures Bigfoot Video – Jason Dixon, his wife, son and father were recording a video in front of Wildhorse Lake on Saturday when they spotted the human-like figure. The 20-second-video shows Dixon’s father speaking to the camera, being held by his grandson, as Dixon is heard in the background regarding the unknown “animal”. A biped can be seen in what appears to be a squatting position by the edge of the lake as it brings water to its mouth.
THE mystery of big cats prowling the British moors has finally been solved as a zoo keeper revealed the ferocious felines have been roaming the countryside.
Scientists aren't sure where the 'giant thief' of the Cretaceous fits in the dinosaur family tree, but a newly discovered megaraptoran dinosaur provides new pieces to that puzzle.
According to the Floridian-based Skunk Ape Research Headquarters (yes, you read that correctly), skunk apes retain an omnivorous diet, typically eating both small prey (like flightless nesting birds, fish, and deer) and large, including wild hog and even gators—they often hang around underground alligators caves and caverns.
In the cloud forests of Ecuador, there lives a small lizard with a truly stupendous hooter
The Chupacabra. Its name literally means “goat sucker”. This is a creature of legendary and terrifying status, especially in Latino countries and Latino communities throughout the southern United States.
I looked at it for almost 10 seconds. The wings were wide and there was a long tail. The head was like that of an unknown reptile. It was dark in color and flapped the giant wings, which had to be 30 ft or more in width. There was another car behind me - they definitely saw it by the expression on their faces.
Two fishermen from China have been shocked after they reportedly netted a bizarre-looking fish that has been described as vicious and carnivorous by local media.
THE world's most-famous Loch Ness monster hunter has vowed to carry on his search as he celebrates 25 years of looking for the legendary beast.
A team of Bigfoot enthusiasts, which has previously been involved in notorious hoaxes, is skulking in the New Hampshire woods, where residents say they’ve spotted the mythical creature.
PARANORMAL investigators claim mythological monsters may be remote parts of the globe after a YouTube video maker claimed to find a giant spider on GOOGLE EARTH.
The following encounter in the Patapsco State Park in Maryland was recently posted at Reddit. This is in the same park where I had my encounter in 1981. Through the description of the area provided, it is probably the area around Daniels, MD, which was about 6 miles downstream from my encounter. The mill town was washed away in 1972 during the floods from Tropical Storm Agnes
This bizarre beast was pulled from the Kama River in central Russia's Udmurt Republic by two fishermen and while the fishermen believe it to be a mutilated freshwater fish, others think it's a piranha.
The discovery of mysterious lifeforms has stunned scientists during a series of dives into the Marianna trench — Earth’s deepest abyss.
A creepy-looking fish prompts friendly warning for Virginia Beach Beachgoers.
You never know what scary creatures may lurk in swamp waters. But this monster snake is more terrifying than you could imagine. The internet have been left shocked by footage of a giant snake. A man on a boat appears to have its tail in his hand, as the rest of its body slithers through the water.
Tproducers and on-air team for the show Finding Bigfoot will be filming an episode later in July in the area.
For centuries its been ruling the deep, but now the legendary 40ft worm monster has been caught on camera.