World’s Strangest

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10 Legendary Monsters of Europe

There are monsters all around us -or at least the legends of monsters. Last week we saw some of the monsters of Asia. Now here are some of the scariest monsters of Europe. 1. Kelpie The Kelpie lives in the lakes and rivers of Scotland, and is often referred to as a “water horse” because it is [...]

Schools using Nessie to debunk evolution

Some schools are using the Loch Ness Monster as a way to disprove Darwin’s theory of evolution. From next year text books in some privately-run Christ…

The Missing Links: It’s the End of the World As We Know It (And I’m Making Money)

The (End of the) World Economy Is Booming The world will end sometime. So you might as well make some money off of the apocalypse while you can. And if you do, make sure you spend it soon, because when the end comes around I don’t think all that cash will do you much good. * Darwin Didn’t [...]

British Things Depicted with Jaffa Cakes

The Tower Bridge, in Jaffa Cakes I’ve never had Jaffa Cakes before (well, are they cakes or biscuits?) but they look delicious. No wonder then that Dominic Wilcox had to eat hundreds of these [...]

The hunt for Mokele-mbembe

Most people have heard of the Loch Ness Monster, but few know about the Congo’s Mokele-mbembe. Rumoured to live in the remote swamps and rainforests o…

Paleontologist: sea monsters are plausible

Dr Darren Naish believes that there have been too many sightings for the Loch Ness Monster to be a hoax. The debate over the possible existence of lar…

The Number of the Day: 100,000

During a 2009 search for the Loch Ness Monster, scientists in Scotland discovered more than 100,000 submerged golf balls instead. (The total number of lost golf balls in the United States each year is estimated to be around 300 million.) Related Link: Researchers at the University of Maine have developed a prototype of a biodegradable golf [...]

‘Monster’ spotted in Lake Windermere

Two kayakers claim to have spotted a strange creature in the waters of England’s Lake Windermere. Nicknamed ‘Bownessie’ the Loch Ness Monster-like cre…

Dinsdale insists Nessie photos were real

Simon Dinsdale has insisted that his father’s two-minute film of the Loch Ness Monster is genuine. The film originally shot in 1960 by Tim Dinsdale wa…

7 Scary Monsters Some People Think Exist

With Halloween approaching you’ll be hearing lots about ridiculous fictional monsters like vampires and zombies. But what about the “real” monsters that may be skulking around the country undetected? Let’s take a look at a few of these scary cryptids that may or may not exist. 1. The Skunk Ape These stinky monsters could be lurking [...]