At the beginning of the 21st Century monsters still roam the remote, and sometimes not so remote, corners of our planet. It is our job to search for them. The Centre for Fortean Zoology [CFZ] is - we believe - the largest professional, scientific and full-time organisation in the world dedicated to cryptozoology - the study of unknown animals. Since 1992 the CFZ has carried out an unparalleled programme of research and investigation all over the world. Since 2009 we have been running the increasingly popular CFZ Blog Network, and although there has been an American branch of the CFZ for over ten years now, it is only now that it has a dedicated blog.

Monday, 4 July 2016


On This Day in Weird, July 4...

2012: An anonymous photographer, clearly airborne, allegedly captures footage of "the world's largest snake" swimming in a section of the Amazon River where it flows through Tocantins ("toucan's beak" in English), the newest of Brazil's 26 states, created in 1988. Some estimates of the alleged reptile's length exceed 75 feet. Critics universally regard it as a creation of trick photography. Most copies of the video have since disappeared from the Web, but one still remained as of this date at

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