Archive for the “Coelacanth”
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on March 13th, 2014
Sharon Hill, geologist, skeptic, and Sounds Sciencey columnist, has given the boot (boot? Hill? Get it?) to the claims that prehistoric survivors are still roaming around causing cryptozoologists to get all excited.
Read: Putting the Kibosh on Prehistoric Survivors? »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on December 20th, 2013
Monsters don’t exist. Except when they do. And extinction is forever, except when it isn’t. So, which animals are mythical and which are in hiding?
Read: Skeptic Check: Monster Mashup »
Posted by: Karl Shuker on July 4th, 2013
It is widely known that many remarkable species of animal have become extinct or at least highly endangered in modern times. However, it is far less well known that during this same time period, a startling number of equally spectacular species have been newly discovered (having been previously unknown to science) or rediscovered (after having […]
Read: My Top Ten New and Rediscovered Animals of Modern Times »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on May 13th, 2013
The genome of a primitive fish that was once thought to have died when the dinosaurs did has now been sequenced by scientists — and when put into mice, some of the fish DNA caused mice to sprout limbs.
Read: Coelacanth DNA Does Some Weird Stuff! »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on February 15th, 2013
Only on Cryptomundo!
Read: Some Coelacanth Humor »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on December 31st, 2012
The Complete Bibliography. Wikipedia does not have the full list. Here’s my attempt.
Read: Cryptozoologist, Fortean, Social Scientist, Museum Director Loren Coleman: A Complete Book List »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on December 23rd, 2012
December 23rd will now always be a special one. Images.
Read: Happy Coelacanth Discovery Day! »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on November 12th, 2012
In Jefferson, Texas recently, a group of like-minded (or should we say, like-obsessed) people gathered to swap stories of strange sightings … mysterious animals and elusive creatures lurking in the deep woods.
Read: Cryptopalooza on CBS Sunday Morning »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on October 30th, 2012
Available on Nat Geo Wild overnight at 2 AM Eastern
Read: Dinofish Overnight »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on May 3rd, 2012
This one gets its own name, Rebellatrix, which means “rebel coelacanth.”
Read: New Coelacanth Fossil Discovery »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on December 7th, 2011
#Coelacanth #Cryptozoology #Replicas #Models #Museums
Celebrating the “living fossil fish” figures worldwide. Images.
Read: The Field Guide to Coelacanth Replicas »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on November 28th, 2011
Following in the tradition of our past “top ten” overviews, here is 2011’s list. Images.
Read: Top Ten Coelacanth Stories of 2011 »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on August 26th, 2011
The actor/stuntman Tom Hennesy died at the age of 87. Images.
Read: Revenge of the Creature Actor Dies »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on May 24th, 2011
This was of the Indonesian species. Images. Video.
Read: Fifth Anniversary of Live Coelacanth Being Filmed »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on January 13th, 2011
The beautiful cat is one of the smaller wild cats, but the finding of it is no less remarkable than the appearance of other midsized new species. Image.
Read: “Extinct” Cat Spotted »