Book Excerpt: People are Seeing Something: A Survey of Lake Monsters in the United States and CanadaTuesday, March 8, 2016
By Denver Michaels
There seems to have always been a fascination with monsters of the deep by people all over the world. Legends of sea serpents and lake monsters are nearly as old as mankind itself. Although these creatures are largely dismissed as nothing more than myth by skeptics and naysayers, things may not be quite so simple; myths and legends contain elements of truth. Water monster legends are born out of a very real phenomenon—people are seeing something in the world’s oceans and lakes, and they have been from time immemorial.
Many Strange Encounters with UFOs and Mysterious Creatures in Pennsylvania During 2015Wednesday, February 10, 2016
By Stan Gordon
Did you see anything strange in the sky last year? Were you out in the woods and encountered a mysterious animal unlike anything that you had ever seen before? Did you experience an incident that you couldn’t find an explanation for? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you were not alone. Many Residents from across the state of Pennsylvania reported numerous observations of strange lights and objects in the sky throughout 2015. Some claimed to have seen formations of glowing lights, while others reported encountering spherical, cigar, triangular and rectangular objects from many locations of the Keystone state.
What do Governments know about Bizarre Creatures?Wednesday, May 22, 2013
By Nick Redfern
For absolutely decades, rumors, tales and legends have surfaced to the effect that government agencies all around the world and since at least the early to mid1800s onwards - have been secretly collecting and carefully studying data on bizarre beasts, extraordinary animals, and strange creatures. Lake monsters, psychic dogs and cats, sea serpents, flying monsters, werewolves, the Abominable Snowman, and the United States' huge, hair-covered man-beast known as Bigfoot: each and every one of them has attracted official, classified interest at one time or another, and sometimes for decades, no less. Not only that, those very same rumors, tales and legends have provoked numerous controversial and astounding questions, including... Does the Pentagon's top brass, deep in a secure underground bunker, secretly have one or more dead Bigfoot on ice?
Formation of Strange Objects in the Monongahela RiverTuesday, March 12, 2013
By Stan Gordon
It was late afternoon on February 10, 2013, as two men stood in a parking area not far from Millsboro in Washington County just along the bank of the Monongahela River. It was still light outside and the weather was mild and dry at the time. As the men continued their conversation, one of them pointed to the river and said “look at that.” It took a moment for the other man to look toward the water and focus on what his friend was seeing.
Mysterious incidents reported from 50 counties in the Commonwealth of PennsylvaniaSaturday, February 9, 2013
By Stan Gordon
The year 2012 was very active with reported sightings of Unidentified Flying Objects and encounters with strange creatures as well as other mysterious events as reported from residents from across the Keystone state. Pennsylvania has a long history of strange occurrences. The year was filled with observations of triangular, disc, and boomerang shaped objects as well as formations of luminous globes.
Book Excerpt: The Mystery Animals of PennsylvaniaSaturday, November 3, 2012
By Andrew Gable
In 1934, Albert Yashinsky of Shenandoah shot and killed Susan Mummey (‘Old Suss’) of Ferndale seven years after she supposedly hexed him as he worked in a field adjacent to the Mummey farm. Yashinsky is said to have muttered in prison, “Those eyes! Oh, those eyes, oh how I wanted to have them closed! I could not stand them!” This incident was also connected to an appearance of some weird zooform creature, though in this case it is more obvious.
Documentary Review: Eyes of the MothmanMonday, March 7, 2011
By Paranormal News
One thing’s for certain: like the toxic sludge left over from mismanaged World War II facilities in Point Pleasant, the Mothman is still out there. Somewhere. I’ve seen it, others have seen it, so it’s really fantastic to find film crews who take the subject much more seriously than you could ever get from a two minute ‘look at these freaks’ clip on the nightly news. Informative in all the right ways--despite some really creepy guests--you’ll appreciate the detail supplied here by the film’s producers.
Pennsylvanians Encounter Mysterious Creatures, and UFOs During 2010Sunday, February 6, 2011
By Stan Gordon
Sightings of Unidentified Flying Objects were frequently reported by residents of the Keystone State during 2010. Among the other odd events reported were encounters with strange creatures such as Bigfoot and giant birds, unexplained sounds, strange sky flashes and anomalous photographs.
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Forwarded photos from a trail camera, and asked for my opinion about a figure that was captured. The camera was positioned in the woods approximately 3 miles east of Pt. Pleasant, WV just off Rt.2.
I have no idea what was captured, but the large eyes make this being quite intriguing. What is your opinion?
An Ohio woman was struck and killed by a train while looking for a mythical creature that, according to legend, tricks people into climbing onto a railroad trestle.
First the creature turned to face us. Its face looked human in shape but not human in appearance. It turned its whole body. When the creature looked at us is when Ginger's barking changed. Her hind legs appeared uncontrolled. Her sounds were not barking sounds but a gurgling noise. She was in great pain! I momentarily focused on Ginger reaching down to her which did not stop her suffering!
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UWHARRIE — Tom Biscardi and his team will be searching for the elusive Bigfoot this weekend in the Uwharrie National Forest.
In January 1972, I visited Roger Patterson in a Yakima hospital several times, and had interesting conversations with him. On one occasion I asked him, “Roger, do you really believe in the reality of Bigfoot?” Without hesitation he answered, “Oh yes, absolutely, there is no question about it!” I found Roger to be a gracious and fine gentleman.
Residents of Ondeihaluka in the Ongha area of the Ohangwena region were left scratching their heads for answers after five goats were killed and their blood sucked out by unknown predators in the early hours of yesterday morning
Did a young farmer kill a Mothman near a Quebec village in about 1892? The evidence is intriguing. The original 1890's press story was so sensational it couldn't be true, however it turns out the witnesses named in the story were real people from notable Quebec families; so if the people were real, was the cryptid real also? Here is the story 'A Remarkable Creature', with a commentary.
IT IS legend that has eluded many for hundreds of years.
Were the remains of a blood-sucking Chupacabra found near Kolomyja, Ukraine? Daily Star reports a creature’s remains were found in the Carpathian Mountains
Fishermen were left stunned when they caught a bizarre creature of the deep during a fishing trip in Thailand. Footage of the creature has left viewers baffled as they attempt to guess what species it is.
Experts are identifying the mummified remains of a “mutant” mystery creature found in the Carpathian Mountains.
Mark Barton and Chris Conner have been searching the area for almost two years and they say they may have video of their elusive prey.
At first glance, it appears to be a grotesque blob of matter with a disturbing, slimy proboscis
In 2013, a man approached reporter and columnist Mark Saal with proof of the existence of the one and only Bigfoot.
A marine robot scouring Loch Ness in Scotland detected something at the bottom of the lake, something that looked exactly the Loch Ness Monster. And it was indeed Nessie. Except, as Reuters reports, it was a long-lost 30-foot replica built for a 1970 Sherlock Holmes movie that sank during filming.
Is this giant ape the "real" Bigfoot?
Villagers believed they have tracked down two mythical bloodsucking creatures that have been targeting local farm animals.
Let's face it. Paper maps are a bit out of fashion now that we have smartphones. But old world maps and atlases are chock-full of history, of once
Though scientists are not ready to agree about the existence of Bigfoot, yet some people in the Granite State insist that the huge, mythological creature really exists.
A mystery creature filmed swimming in the Thames could be the second sighting of the Loch Ness Monster in the past week.
In the wilds of New Guinea, the great unexplored island just north of Australia, these scientists have run across a marvelous race of pigmies whose average height is about 4 four feet three inches, and a monster mammal, considerably larger than an elephant, which they have named the Gazeka - and which has seemingly wrought great havoc amongst the pigmies.
An Illinois teenager has quite the fish story to tell after catching a strange looking creature that some say looked more like it came from outer space than the depths of the ocean.
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‘I was quite scared and confused’ — Edinburgh man believes he spotted Bigfoot in Fife countryside