The search for Mokele-Mbembe

Two South African cousins have just completed a 10 part series for Discovery Africa about their search for one of our favourite cryptids, Mokele-Mbembe. An article on the lowvelder.co.za website details their remarkable quest. If you’ve never heard of this monster, the Mokele-Mbembe is alleged to be a surviving Sauropod living deep in the Congo. … Continue reading The search for Mokele-Mbembe

Is there a second Bigfoot in the Patterson Film?

The Patterson film of a big foot has been subjected to years of analysis and held up as either ultimate proof of the existence of Bigfoot or just about the most convincing hoax ever created. Actually called the Patterson-Gimlin film (Bob Gimlin is often left out of the title) it depicts the two men's encounter … Continue reading Is there a second Bigfoot in the Patterson Film?

Oldest Cheese ever discovered in Egyptian Tomb

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Aged, stinky cheese is certainly an acquired taste. personally I love the stuff. A powerful deep veined Stilton with a glass of excellent port is one of life's greatest culinary pleasures. However, Italian researchers have discovered what may well be the oldest cheese ever discovered in a recently uncovered Egyptian tomb. In June 2018, Egyptian … Continue reading Oldest Cheese ever discovered in Egyptian Tomb

Drought in Central Europe reveals messages from the past.

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2018 has been an unusually dry year for Europe. But what has been a worrying time for the continent’s farmers has conversely been a boon for archaeologists. Low water levels on the River Elbe has revealed boulders known as "Hunger stones". The river Elbe flows from the Czech Republic through Germany. An article on the … Continue reading Drought in Central Europe reveals messages from the past.