The unfortunate immediate broader outcome of this mainstream story may be the general public thinking that “Yetis are just bears.”
From the work of Bill Munns, to Exists, to Sas-What, to the discovery of Indonesian coelacanth #7 and the olinguito, 2014 was a year of cryptozoology wonders.
Sykes Team Error: Yeti DNA Matches Modern Polar Bear; BBC Compounds Error, Says It Was Himalayan Bear
The conclusion that these Himalayan Yeti samples were certainly not from a hitherto unknown primate is unaffected, noted the Melton-Sartori-Sykes reply.
The results are exciting news for cryptozoology.
Who Is Buffaloing Whom? Sharon Hill, Ketchum’s Foolish References and That Alberta “Sasquatch Hair” Analysis
“Who is pranking whom” is a good question to start asking.
Science writers had their hands full with Meteor Friday, not Bigfoot Wednesday.
Dr. Ketchum, in anticipation of the release of her new paper, said on Darwin’s birthday, “Buckle up!”
For The Record: Ketchum’s Press Release, Hawk’s Memorable Quote, and Burtsev’s Review History Updates
#Bigfoot #DNA #Hawks: “No data, no discovery.”
#C2C #Bigfoot #DNA #MediaReaction
#Hoaxing #MediaMadness #Bigfoot #Sasquatch #Footprints #Anniversary
A thoughtful editorial look at the past to assist in reflecting on the present Bigfoot DNA fiasco.