The three-day event is a serious, scientific cryptozoology conference being held near the site of the 1896 “Giant Octopus” beaching.
The conference has been delayed due to the Ebola scare.
Marine biologists said the beaked whale was a “very cryptic species.”
Well-known, world-renowned genetic scientists will be working with this project.
The Insect Museum of West China went on an expedition and found a giant new species.
These turtles do not move from river to river; they’re isolated and have been for millions of years, through many glacial ages.
Now it is onward to search for other rare replicas of extinct mammals representing ethnoknown cryptids for the museum.
My tradition of penning year-end lists of such news stories began at the turn of the century. Here is my list of lists.
Marc Van Roosmalen has been gathering evidence of a pygmy tapir for decades.
This is the first new tapir discovered since 1865 and the largest terrestrial mammal discovered since the saola in 1992!