Mythical Creatures: Beasts That Don't Exist (Or Do They?)
Benjamin Radford, Life's Little Mysteries Contributor
Date: 03 March 2011When scientists visit a tucked-away part of the planet—say, a deep-ocean hydrothermal vent or an isolated jungle mountain—they routinely find dozens of species that have never been documented. It's discoveries like these that allow folks who believe in mythical beasts such as Bigfoot, the Loch Ness Monster and El Chupacabra to hold out hope that these creatures actually do exist.In most cases, hope is all they have, as the scientific evidence for these 10 animals of urban legend simply isn't very convincing.
Read about the ten cryptids listed here :
Cryptozoology A To Z: The Encyclopedia of Loch Monsters, Sasquatch, Chupacabras, and Other Authentic Mysteries of Nature
The Weiser Field Guide to Cryptozoology: Werewolves, Dragons, Skyfish, Lizard Men, and Other Fascinating Creatures Real and Mysterious