National Geographic Goes Cryptozoology Crazy?

Posted by: Craig Woolheater on December 23rd, 2005

Of the top 10 most viewed news photos for the year on National Geographic News, half have a cryptozoology theme.

Number 10 is the photo of the Basilosaurus skeleton, previously mentioned here on Cryptomundo.

Number 8 is the illustration of the real-life sea monster dubbed Godzilla, previously mentioned here on Cryptomundo.

Number 4 is the photo of the out-of-place Burmese python in the Everglades of Florida that exploded after attempting to swallow an alligator.

Number 2 is the photo of the giant catfish caught in the Mekong River of Thailand on May 1st of this year.

Number 1 is a still from the first ever video of a live giant squid, previously mentioned here on Cryptomundo.

About Craig Woolheater
Co-founder of Cryptomundo in 2005. I have appeared in or contributed to the following TV programs, documentaries and films: OLN's Mysterious Encounters: "Caddo Critter", Southern Fried Bigfoot, Travel Channel's Weird Travels: "Bigfoot", History Channel's MonsterQuest: "Swamp Stalker", The Wild Man of the Navidad, Destination America's Monsters and Mysteries in America: Texas Terror - Lake Worth Monster, Animal Planet's Finding Bigfoot: Return to Boggy Creek and Beast of the Bayou.

2 Responses to “National Geographic Goes Cryptozoology Crazy?”

  1. shovethenos responds:

    Nah, not a respected institution like National Geographic.

    Only wackos, nuts, and rubes are interested in cryptozoology.

  2. Batgirl responds:

    Number 8, Godzilla resembles the odd creature of the postcard that everyone is still trying to decipher…


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