Saturday, February 17, 2018
You are viewing:
> News story
Welcome Guest (
This news story is
which means that, while it is still available to view, the information contained within may be outdated and the original source site/link may no longer be viewable.
For the most recent stories, please visit either the site's home page or main news section.
Mystery creature washes up on beach
Posted on Wednesday, 30 August, 2006 |
| News tip by:
Image credit: sxc.hu
A series of pictures showing a mysterious creature some are describing as a "Plesiosaur" has been stirring up interest.
View comments (56)
<< Previous story
Meet the world's smallest person
Next story >>
3000-yr-old "pyramid" discovered in China
Recent comments on this story
#47 Posted by
on 2 September, 2006, 16:44
The reason the coelacanth is often referred to as the "living fossil" is because it has remained unchanged in appearance for millions of years. Those found alive today still look like those in fossils millions of years old. Evolution is usually a result of environment and necessity. In the case of the coelacanth, it likely remained unchanged simply because it had no need to change. Its environment has remained for the most part unchanged. The same could conceivably be true for other aquatic creatures, such as the icthyosaurs. There may be other creatures that did not change much if at all, sim...
#48 Posted by
on 2 September, 2006, 20:18
So, does anyone actually know what it is yet? IMO it cant be an orca, because as far as i know, they don't have that sort of skeleton... the skull is too elongated, orca skulls are more stubby...
#49 Posted by
on 3 September, 2006, 15:41
Its a Beluga whale, they are identical, also, Belugas can be found in the coastal waters where this skeleton was found: http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beluga http://www.cryptomundo.com/bigfoot-report/...an-plesiosaur2/ http://www.cryptomundo.com/bigfoot-report/...an-plesiosaur3/
#50 Posted by
on 3 September, 2006, 18:54
That settles this debate once and for all. Thanks for the Blade Runner movie quote. I never quite understood some of the words Rutger Hauer said at the end of that movie.
#51 Posted by
on 3 September, 2006, 19:57
Are you serious? It's a whale, period! and your know this for sure how??
#52 Posted by
on 3 September, 2006, 20:25
and your know this for sure how?? 1. Because the skeletons are identical 2. it's common sense 3. I'm always right 4. You're not
#53 Posted by
on 3 September, 2006, 20:38
1. Because the skeletons are identical 2. it's common sense 3. I'm always right 4. You're not first no they aren't 3 and 4 are just plain egomanicish,
#54 Posted by
on 4 September, 2006, 1:48
I think you missed the sarcasm
#55 Posted by
on 4 September, 2006, 1:56
I think you missed the sarcasm no I got it but still
#56 Posted by
on 4 September, 2006, 3:14
yeah its a whale, look at the side by side skull pics
Click here to view all 56 comments on this story
to post a comment.
On the forums
Turkey Using Chemical Weapons in Afrin
Is Iran a military threat to Israel ?
Netanyahu in deep waters
United States and the Americas
BREAKING: Active shooter at high school
Alberta-B.C. pipeline fight
Canada bill passed for gender-neutral anthem
Modern Mysteries, New Age & Prophecies
A great earthquake shaking coming March 2018?
Quantum physics and conscious
Man claims to be a time traveler from 2030
Ghosts, Hauntings & The Paranormal
Bone Black - Make Up Poltergeist Wall Marking
(from the archives) The Haunting of Ringcrof
Those Who've Seen the Hatman/Shadow People
Russians indicted for campaign interference
Trump taps Army cyber chief as next NSA head
Russia probes kick into high gear
Man gets trapped down a sewer for three days
The unfortunate man spent several days scrambling around the sewerage system looking for a way out.
How would mankind react to finding aliens ?
Researchers believe that humanity would be more likely to welcome than fear the discovery of alien life.
Underpants mystery baffles French village
Someone has been hanging underpants out across a village square in France and nobody seems to know why.
Space & Astronomy
Andromeda is comparable in size to Milky Way
It turns out that our closest neighboring galaxy is not the behemoth that scientists had previously thought it to be.
Trending news stories
Man claims to be a time traveler from 2030
Huge boar dubbed 'Pigzilla' caught on film
Mystery surrounds missing Toronto firefighter
Falling block of ice captured on CCTV camera
Scientists create self-healing electronic skin
Earth photographed from 62 million km away
Man goes shopping in his flying bathtub
Probe takes farthest ever images from Earth
Scientists to explore 'mystery' ecosystem
Aquarium captures footage of hatching octopus
Other news in this category
Capcom is offering $70K for proof of monsters
Posted 1-30-2018 |
The video game developer and publisher is looking for evidence that monsters exist in the real world....
'Mystery creature' filmed by Sydney family
Posted 12-13-2017 |
65-year-old Fethi Ada and his family had been out fishing when they encountered something rather unusual....
Are bears to blame for sightings of the Yeti?
Posted 11-29-2017 |
A new study has determined that relics from the creature are actually the remains of three bear species....
Nessie tops poll of UK supernatural mysteries
Posted 11-2-2017 |
The iconic monster earned the top spot in the poll which included several of the UK's most enduring enigmas....
New footage of an alleged thylacine released
Posted 9-7-2017 |
Three researchers in Australia have recently revealed trail camera footage of a mysterious animal....
Bizarre 'life form' caught on camera in Taiwan
Posted 8-29-2017 |
A strange 'creature' made up of a tangle of black vines has been filmed thrashing around on the ground....
California residents report 'Chupacabra'
Posted 7-27-2017 |
Alleged sightings of the cryptozoological creature have sparked concerns over the safety of local pets....
'Bigfoot' prints photographed in Texas parks
Posted 6-16-2017 |
Authorities at the Round Rock Parks and Recreation Department have published some intriguing pictures....
New 'thylacine' trail camera footage released
Posted 6-14-2017 |
The Thylacine Awareness Group of Australia has uploaded a new video clip to its YouTube channel....
Mystery 'ape' filmed in La Crescenta woodland
Posted 6-8-2017 |
Wildlife authorities have been investigating the recent sighting of an ape-like creature in California....
'Black panther' sighted in British woodland
Posted 6-2-2017 |
Emma Adam had been out walking in woods near the town of Ashby when she encountered a large black cat....
More news in this category
UM-X 10.7 Unexplained-Mysteries.com © 2001-2017