Cryptids: Cryptozoology involves the search for animals which have not yet been proven to exist.
Although many experts dispute witness sightings, the modern video recordings and sonar recordings, Nessie remains a popular urban legend and the most documented example of cryptozoology.
Cryptozoology literally means the study of hidden animals.
While not regarded as true science, cryptozoology offers up interesting theories of life and evolution by looking for the evidence that myth and legend are rooted in some actual facts.
One of the most frustrating aspects of cryptozoology, especially for those who hunt the elusive Bigfoot or Sasquatch, is the lack of clear Sasquatch photographs.
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