Archive for the “Guest Blog”
Posted by: Loren Coleman on April 3rd, 2009
The mountains and forests of Japan have long been the domain of the legendary Tengu, one of the most famous and ubiquitous creatures in Japanese folklore. A guest blog by Brent Swancer, with images.
Read: Tengu »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on March 28th, 2009
The creature reportedly is between 10 and 20 meters in length (30 to 60 ft), and the most commonly cited coloration is a dark brown. Images.
Read: Kusshi »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on March 8th, 2009
A fisherman described seeing a crayfish crawling along the bottom in the clear water of the lake that he estimated as being at least 3 feet long. Images.
Read: Japan’s Giant Crayfish »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on March 2nd, 2009
モッシー in Japanese, the creature is alleged to inhabit the five lakes that ring the foot of Mt. Fuji. Images.
Read: Mossie »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on March 1st, 2009
It is said to be around 1 to 1.3 meters tall, and covered in kinky, red or black hair. Images.
Read: Kenmun »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on February 7th, 2009
What suggested answers to the identity of the cryptid could be out there right now, prowling the jungles of Iriomote Island? Images.
Read: Yamapikarya – Part 2 »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on February 6th, 2009
While the Iriomote wildcat is no longer a cryptid, there have long been stories and rumors of another type of larger cat living deep in the remote, mist shrouded jungles of the island. Images.
Read: Yamapikarya – Part 1 »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on January 25th, 2009
It is very rare in nature to find octopuses with extra tentacles, but there are a couple remarkable cases of just such a thing. Images.
Read: Tentacles »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on January 19th, 2009
Guest blogger Mark A. Hall shares his thoughts about recent events in relationship to a possible collision of an airliner with a giant bird of a mere few decades ago.
Read: Air Disaster in 1962 »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on January 18th, 2009
The striking red marine Japanese cryptid is said to be an enormous octopus-like or squid-like creature, reaching sizes of up to 110 meters in length. Images. Mystery Man pens a guest blog from Japan.
Read: Akkorokamui »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on January 3rd, 2009
Did they ever find out what the Varmint was? Could it have been one of those frequently-reported melanistic mystery cats?
Read: Varmint of Turkey Hollow »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on December 17th, 2008
This special guest blog by Carolyn Ettinger, founder of the Central Virginia Cryptozoology Club, is a compilation of recent and historical information on cryptozoology courses.
Read: Looking For Cryptozoology Courses? »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on December 8th, 2008
Loren is still on the road, trying to keep in contact remotely. In the meantime, guest blogger Brent Swancer continues his examination of the Ainu, with part II of his contribution from Saturday. If you recall, he left us noting that the focus of the debate swirling around one theory on the origins of the […]
Read: The Ainu and The Kennewick Man »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on December 6th, 2008
Where did they come from and why are they found in Japan? Taller than average Japanese, the Ainu typically have a long skull, light complexion, heavy facial hair, and Caucasian features. Today’s guest blogger is Brent Swancer. Images.
Read: The Mysterious Ainu »
Posted by: Loren Coleman on November 25th, 2008
Can Bigfoot “sense” human activity through the electronic items that humans bring into the interactions? Can Sasquatch “hear” cameras?
Read: Do Bigfoot Hear Cameras? »