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Chupacabra – One of the most frightening creatures of Cryptozoology

Chupacabra - One of the most frightening creatures of Cryptozoology The Chupacabra is one of the most recent creatures of... Read More

Researchers give name to ancient mystery creature

For the first time, researchers at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada have been able to put a name and a... Read More

Ameranthropoides loysi

"Ameranthropoides loysi" (otherwise known as de Loys' Ape) is the unofficial name for a large primate supposedly... Read More

Missing Link Sea Creature Found on Cape York

Missing Link Sea Creature Found on Cape York Biodiversity researchers from Denmark and Australia believe they have solved... Read More

Bigfoot – It always stays just outside the range of scientific proof

One of the most widespread and controversial creatures of dubious existence is Bigfoot, also known as Sasquatch, in... Read More

Toothy dinosaur newest to come out of southern Utah

SALT LAKE CITY -- The newest dinosaur species to emerge from Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument had some serious... Read More

Parasite Rex : Inside the Bizarre World of Nature’s Most Dangerous Creatures

 Parasite Rex : Inside the Bizarre World of Nature's Most Dangerous Creatures  ... Read More

Mothman – Alien from another world, or a being from the spiritual realm

More than a film or the 12 foot tall, stainless steel sculpture on display in downtown Point Pleasant in West Virginia,... Read More

Newfound Reptile Swam in Dinosaur Era

By Ker Than An artist illustration of the head and neck of an adult (top) and juvenile (bottom)... Read More

The Altamaha-ha

The Altamaha-ha is an aquatic cryptid reported from the myriad network of small streams and abandoned rice fields near the... Read More

The aye-ayes have it: The preservation of color vision in a creature of the night

A quest to gain a more complete picture of color vision evolution has led Biodesign Institute researcher Brian Verrelli to... Read More

The aye-ayes have it: The preservation of color vision in a creature of the night

A quest to gain a more complete picture of color vision evolution has led Biodesign Institute researcher Brian Verrelli to... Read More

Marsupial lion tops African lion in fight to death

Pound for pound, Australia's extinct marsupial lion (Thylacoleo carnifex) would have made mince meat of today's African... Read More

Ciliate Genome Sequence Reveals Unique Features of a Model Eukaryote

One reason to sequence the genomes of non-human organisms is to better understand our similarities and differences. And, at... Read More

New dinosaur from Mexico offers insights into ancient life on West America

A new species of dinosaur unearthed in Mexico is giving scientists fresh insights into the ancient history of western North... Read More

Still in the Image of God? The Ethical Challenge of Brain Damaged Persons

COMMENTARY Still in the Image of God? The Ethical Challenge of Brain Damaged Persons by Derrick L. Hassert, Ph.D. James is... Read More

Almas

The Almas, Mongolian for 'wild man', is a cryptozoological species of presumed hominid reputed to inhabit the Caucasus and... Read More

Newfound Ancient Beast Dubbed Godzilla

The fossil of the "Godzilla" croc acquires flesh as a digitized model. The fossil skull... Read More

‘Fossil’ rock rat pictured alive

The animal was trapped and then released (Image: D. Redfield).   Images... Read More

The Lost Dinosaurs of Egypt

The Lost Dinosaurs of Egypt     ... Read More

The Ancestor’s Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Evolution

The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Evolution      ... Read More

The Lost Dinosaurs of Egypt: The Astonishing and Unlikely True Story of One of the Twentieth Century’s Greatest Paleontological Discoveries

The Lost Dinosaurs of Egypt: The Astonishing and Unlikely True Story of One of the Twentieth Century's Greatest... Read More

Bacteria In Ice May Record Climate Change

January 14, 2009 — To many people, bacteria and climate change are like chalk and cheese: the smallest creature... Read More

Trichoplax Genome Sequenced: ‘Rosetta Stone’ For Understanding Evolution

Trichoplax. (Credit: Ana Signorovitch/Yale)  (Click image to enlarge)   September 2008 -- Yale molecular... Read More

Genomics of large marine animals showcased in the Biological Bulletin

Though the slow moving purple sea urchin may look oblivious, lacking a head, eyes and ears, this prickly creature has an... Read More

Whales Set To Chase Shrinking Feed Zones

July 1, 2008 — Endangered migratory whales will be faced with shrinking crucial Antarctic foraging zones which will... Read More

Parasites May Have Had Role In Evolution Of Sex

July 31, 2009 — What's so great about sex? From an evolutionary perspective, the answer is not as obvious as one might... Read More

Genome of simplest animal reveals ancient lineage, confounding array of complex capabilities

As Aesop said, appearances are deceiving—even in life's tiniest critters. From first detection in the 1880s, clinging to... Read More

Why Some Insects Can Survive Freezing: Huge X-Ray Microscope Provides Clues

Using a microscope the size of a football field, researchers from The University of Western Ontario are studying why some... Read More

Omnivore’s Dilemma by M. Pollan

Omnivore's Dilemma       ... Read More

Delicate

Delicate 1. Addicted to pleasure; luxurious; voluptuous; alluring. Dives, for his delicate life, to the devil went. (Piers... Read More

Argonauta

Argonauta (Science: zoology) a genus of Cephalopoda. The shell is called paper nautilus or paper sailor. The animal has much... Read More

Why Is The Mary River Turtle Endangered

The Mary River Turtle  (Elusor macrurus) has been named recently as one of the species on the brink of extinction. That is... Read More

Living thing

Living Thing Definition A living thing pertains to any organism or a life form that possesses or shows the characteristics... Read More

Atmospherical

Atmospherical 1. Of or pertaining to the atmosphere; of the nature of, or resembling, the atmosphere; as, atmospheric air;... Read More

Dragon

Dragon 1. A fabulous animal, generally represented as a monstrous winged serpent or lizard, with a crested head and enormous... Read More

Mermaid

mermaid A fabled marine creature, typically represented as having the upper part like that of a woman, and the lower like a... Read More

Crustaceans

Crustacean a shell-covered sea creature - for example crabs and... Read More