Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help   RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos
Find: in

Team return from death worm expedition


Posted on Wednesday, 2 September, 2009 | Comment icon 16 comments


Image credit: Wikipedia
 
Journalist David Farrier has returned from an expedition with camerman Christie Douglas to Mongolia in which they aimed to find and film the Mongolian death worm, but did they succeed in finding any evidence of the elusive cryptid ?

"There may not actually be solid evidence of an acid-spitting, lightning-throwing Mongolian deathworm living in the Gobi Desert but there will definitely be a documentary about it."

  View: Full article |  Source: Otago Daily Times

  Discuss: View comments (16)

   


 
Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #7 Posted by Tarmac_Chris on 2 September, 2009, 21:46
Yeah, the website is denying access it seems? Is there another site with the article?
Comment icon #8 Posted by WelshRed on 2 September, 2009, 22:11
It does exist, I know because I saw it on an episode of spongebob squarepants!
Comment icon #9 Posted by Kacen on 3 September, 2009, 0:33
Meh, it seemed to mainly be based on conjecture and legends...didn't think it existed. Too "good" to be true. Fact of the matter is it shouldn't have been too hard to document and find if it was real considering the large breeding population that would be needed for it to exist. That and worms and dry places don't go well together.
Comment icon #10 Posted by Samuronin on 3 September, 2009, 10:57
I think them making a documentary will act as an excuse for them for having a failed expedition ( Which is expected though)......Even though I like the Mongolian Death Worm for its amazing features and abilities and sheer awesomeness, I'm afraid it doesn't exist.
Comment icon #11 Posted by questionmark on 3 September, 2009, 12:14
How cute...we go on a wild turkey chase,return empty handed and make an epic story about it.... And then some people wonder why stories such as "Atlantis" keep popping up as reality...
Comment icon #12 Posted by the rebirth on 4 September, 2009, 19:02
ill be the first one to say that theres no such thing as a mongolian death worm. but i wonder how mongolian death worm would taste, and/or could you grill that? or just fry it in a bigarse frying pan with extra dirt and sand for flavor. P.S. post # 400 (in like 3 years) way to go, me
Comment icon #13 Posted by mouse888 on 5 September, 2009, 1:31
wouldn't the people of mongolia know something about it since its their country????
Comment icon #14 Posted by Diamond Sheet on 5 September, 2009, 6:30
wouldn't the people of mongolia know something about it since its their country???? Yeah, they're the ones who propagate the stories of the worm and its acid spitting abilities. No real evidence of it existing though
Comment icon #15 Posted by jesspy on 5 September, 2009, 7:36
How cute...we go on a wild turkey chase,return empty handed and make an epic story about it.... Lol thats like the swine flu. but yeah if you find one of these worms can i have one as a guard worm for my house.
Comment icon #16 Posted by :PsYKoTiC:BeHAvIoR: on 8 September, 2009, 14:40
[sarcasm] Oh no! The expedition didn't uncover the death worm? I can't believe it. [/sarcasm]


Please Login or Register to post a comment.


  On the forums
Forum posts:
Forum topics:
Members:

5859794
264692
165181

 
Microbial life can survive on Mars after all
1-23-2017
A new study has added weight to the idea that microbes can survive in the harsh conditions on Mars.
Fossils of giant otter unearthed in China
1-23-2017
Paleontologists have revealed the discovery of a prehistoric otter that was around the size of a wolf.
Mystery surrounds felling of 200 beech trees
1-23-2017
Authorities in Wales are attempting to work out who chopped down hundreds of beech trees near Caerphilly.
New clue emerges in DB Cooper hijacking case
1-22-2017
An independent investigation in to the long-running mystery has managed to dig up an important new clue.
Other news in this category
'Creature' photographed in garden at night
Posted 1-16-2017 | 73 comments
A Reddit user has uploaded an image of what appears to be a strange figure running through a garden....
 
Man tracks 'Bigfoot' for over seven miles
Posted 1-15-2017 | 200 comments
Experienced tracker Christopher Bauer followed a set of large footprints for miles across North Dakota....
 
Did megalodon teeth inspire monster myths ?
Posted 12-15-2016 | 32 comments
The teeth of the largest shark in history may have influenced portrayals of a mythological sea monster....
 
Loch Ness Monster sightings are on the rise
Posted 12-7-2016 | 6 comments
There have been more sightings of the elusive creature this year than during any other this millennium....
 
Two new video clips show alleged thylacines
Posted 12-3-2016 | 55 comments
The Thylacine Awareness Group of Australia has released two new clips recorded using a trail camera....
 
Man keeps vigil for Siberia's Labynkyr Devil
Posted 11-5-2016 | 9 comments
Andrey Solovyev has braved freezing temperatures in his quest to locate Siberia's own Loch Ness Monster....
 
'Ice monster' filmed in Alaska's Chena River
Posted 10-31-2016 | 62 comments
Video footage of a strange snake-like creature covered in ice has recently gone viral on social media....
 
Who or what was the Braidwood 'hairy man' ?
Posted 10-20-2016 | 8 comments
A strange hairy beast made headlines after it was felled by an Australian cordial manufacturer in 1893....
 
WWI submarine was 'attacked by monster'
Posted 10-19-2016 | 29 comments
A German submarine said to have been attacked by a sea monster has been found off the coast of Scotland....
 
'Bigfoot' filmed in remote Indonesian jungle
Posted 10-16-2016 | 26 comments
A video showing an alleged Bigfoot walking in front of a waterfall has been doing the rounds online....
 
Monument honors victims of 'octopus attack'
Posted 10-3-2016 | 7 comments
Remember that time a giant octopus dragged a ferry to its doom off Staten Island ? No, neither do we....
 

 View: More news in this category
 
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.7 Unexplained-Mysteries.com 2001-2017
Privacy Policy and Disclaimer   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ