Cryptozoology

Whether it is accounts of Bigfoot, legends of huge monstrous sea creatures, or bizarre entities bordering on the paranormal such as the Mothman, our world is full of strange creatures that, to many people, belong in tales of folklore and legend. However, there are a small abundance of documented sightings and encounters on record that suggest we share our world with many bizarre entities and beings that lurk in shadows of our existence, except on those occasions where our paths cross.

Might it be possible that these unknown creatures have managed to avoid modern science, existing completely separately from the modern world? Might their presence have a more supernatural origin? And why do many of these mysterious entities seemingly have connections to UFO sightings and encounters?

Although it is an area of study and research that is frowned upon by those in the mainstream who consider it a pseudoscience, there is a real reason to conduct serious research and investigation into the mountain of claims of sightings and incidents that continue to perplex and intrigue researchers and enthusiasts around the world.

Like other areas of the unknown, should we collectively be able to shed some light in the cryptozoology corner, it will very likely light up others areas of intrigue have also frustrated researchers and investigators around the world for not just decades but, in some cases, centuries…

Legends And Accounts Of The Loch Ness Monster

First Published: May 16, 2020 - Last Updated: September 1, 2020 - Reading Time: 21 minutes

The legends of the Loch Ness Monster are some of the most well-known and enduring in history. Is there really an unknown aquatic beast-like creature lurking in the waters of Loch Ness? Perhaps even a family of creatures that have last for generations? There have been plenty of studies and searches, but the fact is, Nessie remains a mystery even today…

Monstrous Creatures Of The Deep

First Published: April 18, 2020 - Last Updated: September 1, 2020 - Reading Time: 21 minutes

The idea of huge, gigantic aquatic beasts lurking under the icy waters of the world are nothing new. Many stretch back hundreds of years, while others have been persistent in our psyche since the keeping of records became much more widespread among all levels of the population in the 19th century. Just what might creatures might reside in the many bodies of water on our planet…?

The Sasquatch Abduction Encounter Of Albert Ostman

First Published: April 14, 2020 - Last Updated: September 1, 2020 - Reading Time: 7 minutes

Most of are familiar with Bigfoot or Sasquatch accounts from the modern era of the late 1960s onwards. There are, however, many such accounts stretching right the way through history. One of the most interesting of these is that of Albert Ostman, a prospector who in 1924 not only witnessed a sasquatch, but was kidnapped by such a creature and spent almost a week with a “family” of them…

The UB-28 And UB-85 Incidents – Encounters With Sea Monsters?

First Published: April 6, 2020 - Last Updated: September 1, 2020 - Reading Time: 7 minutes

Much like UFOs, aliens, and Bigfoot, tales of strange and monstrous beasts lurking in the world’s seas and oceans are thought by most to be nothing more than myths and legends. However, there are many accounts on record that claim to be true events. Just what might these strange aquatic beasts be…?

Bizarre Tales Of Demonic Black Dogs Around The World!

First Published: January 17, 2020 - Last Updated: September 1, 2020 - Reading Time: 8 minutes 2 comments

Many of us will have likely heard of legendary black dog sightings which often appear out of nowhere with glowing red eyes, to boot. Many put these apparent sightings to nothing more than legend and folklore. However, when we examine some of the many accounts on record it becomes obvious that there is much more to them than mere legends and stories…

The Shadow People – Aliens? Ghosts? Or Entities From Another Dimension?

First Published: March 11, 2019 - Last Updated: September 1, 2020 - Reading Time: 7 minutes 5 comments

Sightings of the Shadow People, at least according to some researchers, are increasing across the world. What might these strange, dark, shadowy entities, where do they come from, and are the claims of increased sightings something of concern to all of us? Many people believe these strange sightings have connections to aliens. Others claim they are evidence of other dimensions and interdimensional beings. Whatever they are, descriptions of them from witnesses are drastically similar in detail, suggesting that something very strange is indeed at the cause of these most bizarre sightings…

The Bigfoot Files

First Published: February 24, 2019 - Last Updated: September 21, 2020 - Reading Time: 23 minutes

Legends of Bigfoot – beastly man-like creatures, possessed of great strength beyond what we could imagine – go back to the dawn of time. Indeed, it would appear that these animal-like creatures have been on Earth at least as long as the human beings. Where do they come from? What do they want? And what does their presence mean in the big scheme of things? What exactly should we make of the claims of Bigfoot…?

The Black Flash Of Provincetown

First Published: January 12, 2019 - Last Updated: September 2, 2020 - Reading Time: 6 minutes

Many researchers into strange phenomena and creatures have pondered just what was behind the Black Flash sightings of 1939 in Provincetown, Massachusetts, as well as the uncanny resemblance to the Spring Heeled Jack sightings, which began almost a century earlier in Victorian England. While some claim the sightings to be nothing more than a hoax carried out by four local boys, other details suggest this in itself is merely a cover to contain a creature the authorities had little control over…

Legends, Folklore, And Accounts Of Werewolves And Shapeshifters

First Published: November 30, 2018 - Last Updated: September 2, 2020 - Reading Time: 9 minutes

Not only can legends of werewolves and creatures who can manipulate and change their form be found all over the planet, they literally go back to the beginning of time itself, with even some of the accounts of the gods describing how they take the shape of an animal and then change back again. What should we make of such legends? And does the fact that modern accounts continue perhaps suggest these legends may have a certain degree of truth to them…?

Humanoid And Men In Black Encounters From The Far East

First Published: October 8, 2018 - Last Updated: September 2, 2020 - Reading Time: 7 minutes

It is probably accurate to assume that in most people’s minds, Men In Black encounters are exclusive to the United States and certain other countries of the “western world”. However, the Far East, which already boasts a healthy plethora of mysterious accounts and legends to begin with, also have such mysterious accounts of Men In Black. What makes these accounts particularly interesting is that they resemble closely the details given in encounters with the equally mysterious Black-Eyed Children…

The Real-Life Vampire Murders – Connections To Elite Bloodlines?

First Published: September 7, 2018 - Last Updated: September 2, 2020 - Reading Time: 8 minutes

Vampires and the undead returning from the grave to drink the blood of the living is a tale that has been with us for centuries. And on many occasions, some of the “real-life” people from history with a particular thirst for blood hailed from wealthy, influential families. So, when we consider the increasing rumors of “the elite” and their use of such things as blood plasma to remain young, we should perhaps wonder how much truth there might be in the vampire legends, at least the basics of them…

The Jersey Devil – American Folklore? Or Unknown Species?

First Published: February 19, 2018 - Last Updated: September 2, 2020 - Reading Time: 7 minutes

One of the best-known urban legends of American folklore is The Jersey Devil, who has terrorized the marshlands and forests of the New Jersey region for hundreds of years. While most believe the legend to be exactly that, recent sightings of the apparent beast have raised the question once again if some strange, unknown humanoid creature might have survived unnoticed in the, until recently, vast woodlands of the American north east coast…

Indrid Cold – Alien? Or One Of The Men In Black?

First Published: September 25, 2016 - Last Updated: September 2, 2020 - Reading Time: 6 minutes

The tale of Indrid Cold is certainly one of the most outlandish tales of strange encounters on record. Not least as no one is quite sure what the encounter was in connection with and just who this mysterious stranger, Indrid Cold actually was. Is he one of the infamous Men In Black? Or are his origins more in line with the Mothman legends…?

Mothman – Profiling the Myth: True or False

First Published: May 26, 2016 - Last Updated: September 2, 2020 - Reading Time: 14 minutes 1 comment

The Mothman accounts are some of the most intriguing of the twentieth century, and certainly appear to be one of the first contemporary urban legends of the United States. Said to appear immediately before disaster strikes the area, is this strange being a prophet of doom, and are its appearances to warn us of danger, or might there be darker agendas behind this mysterious creature…?

Chupacabra: The Most Convincing Stories

First Published: March 1, 2016 - Last Updated: September 2, 2020 - Reading Time: 12 minutes

The legends of the Chupacabra have dominated the American continents for centuries – particular the south. While some claim they merely a collection of mistaken sightings of diseased, malnourished and likely rabid dogs, others attest it to be an unknown creature that preys on the blood of other animals, and possibly humans. Theories as to what this “legendary” creature might be range from an escaped experiment to some kind of extraterrestrial being…