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.

Sunday, 13 June 2021

ARE THEREREALLY ALIENS IN AREA 51?

What do you make of the rumors?





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MANATEES IN DIFFICULTY

Those of Florida are dying too rapidly.





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WHAT WAS THIS POLE-LIKE THING?

It had tiny arms and it moved through the night.


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THERMAL AND CAMERA SHOTS

Of Bigfoot-like creature in UK.





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ON THE TRACK #132

The CFZ podcast.  Includes Doug Hajicek interview concerning Bigfoot.





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5 SAN ANDREAS BELIEFS

Bigfoot is one of them. 





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INDIAN LEGENDS OF THE INTERIOR PLATEAU

Part of the British Columbia Triangle.


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CHILLING CRYPTID ENCOUNTERS

In Louisiana, Virginia and Wisconsin.





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Saturday, 12 June 2021

MAN SWALLOWED BY WHALE

A terrifying experience.







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BIGFOOT IN SOUTH CAROLINA

In Oconee County.





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BIGFOOT 1902 ENCOUNTER

Newspaper report of sighting in Idaho.  Evidence of tool use/





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BIZARRE CREATURE IN COSTA RICA

This article includes a video.


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REPTILIAN ALIEN ABDUCTION

They're targeting Wales.





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HONEY ISLAND SWAMP MONSTER

Three-toed tracks.





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ODD UFOs IN FLORIDA

A pair of puzzling objects.  (Video)





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WHITE CRAWLER IN WAUPUN

What was this creature?





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Friday, 11 June 2021

WOLF LITTER IN COLORADO

First known one since 1940s.





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CORSO AND DEAD ALIEN

A look at the Roswwell  incident.





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AMERICA'S CRYPTIDS

A look at a selection.


Champ



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WORLD'S LARGEST TURTLE COMES ASHORE

An impressive sight.  (Includes video)

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BIG CAT SIGHTINGS IN BRITAIN

A spate of them in Cornwall.





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LEVERETT ANIMAL IN 19th CENTURY

An unknown striped animal startled horses pulling an equipage Laverett (Mass.) in 1899.  A hunt was mounted to track the creature down.  This proved unsuccessful.  Tracks were found, but no ome could identify them.

DRAGON IN FOLKLORE AND LEGEND

A look at a universal cryptid.





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PTERODACTYL SIGHTINGS

Are these real pterosaurs?





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WEST INDIAN LEGENDARY FISH

Theporpoise-sized Pontarof.


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DANGEROUS MERMAID

Blamed for Jamaican car crash.





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GREAT APES AND TOURISM

Is there  need for a post-pandemic strategy?





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Thursday, 10 June 2021

SALMON ENDANGERED IN WESTERN U.S.

They are facing extinction there. 





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WINGED HUMANOID (ANOTHER SIGHTING!) IN CHICAGO

Is there a nest of them around there?





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TALL PALE HUMANOIDS

Sightings in Sacramento.





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HROKKALL - LEGENDARY CREATURE OF ICELAND

It's a sort of eel.  They're a danger to humans, but sheep have nothing to fear.





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ALTAMAHA-HA

Water monster of Georgia.





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WAS INDRID COLD AN ALIEN?

Or was he one of the Men-in-Black?





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THE DARK WATCHERS

They've been reported from California.


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THE WILD MAN OF OHIO

Reported from Holmes County in 1887.





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PHANTOM HORSE OF GREENSBORO

What do you make of this?





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THE ORIGIN OF GOATS

Revealed by genetics.





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FOREST COUNTY BIGFOOT FESTIVAL

This weekend in Pennsylvania.





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"CAPTIVE SASQUATCH" IN CRATE

Well....not quite.





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REVIEW OF "BIGFOOT IN MAINE"

 This link brings you to a review of this book.





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Wednesday, 9 June 2021

THE TOM THUMB STORY

Folktales sometimes have as their theme a "tiny man".  How did this type of story develop?





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MANDE BURUNG

A humanoid of Indian lore.





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CORDERING COUGAR

Australia's famous mystery cat.





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THE HAWLEY HIM AND THE CADDO CRITTER

Reports of Bigfoot.





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BIGFOOT SIGHTINGS ALL ALONG FREEWAY

Was there just one appearing at different times or a whole bunch of them?





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REVIVED AFTER 24,000 YEARS IN PERMAFROST

This befell a tiny animal.


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HUGE BLACK HOLES

What is their origin?


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REPTILIAN ABDUCTION

Man claims abduction by reptilians or beings disguised as reptilians.





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Tuesday, 8 June 2021

BIGFOOT RAIDS DEADWOOD

An item with videos.





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MAN IN BLACK IN BEDROOM

A startling experience which occurred four times.





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FENG-HUANG

 Mythical bird, sometimes called the Chinese Phoenix.


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INTERNET PROBLEMS

We have been informed that today (July 8th here)  parts of the Internet are currently offline, if anyone out there has trouble connecting with any site. 

WENDIGO ENCOUNTER?

Was this a wendigo?





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A VERY STRANGE EXPERIENCE

What do you make of this?


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FAIRY MISTAKEN FOR INSECT

Plus a comment which describes another encounter with the same theme.





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WHAT WAS THE QIQUE IN REALITY - IF ANYTHING?

A strange creature in Chinese lore, but there may be an actual animal behind it.


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BIGFOOT SIGHTING IN PENOBSCOT

Was the Hairy One about?





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BIZARRE ENTITY ENCOUNTERS

In Mansfield, Ohio.





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