Tag Archive for Siberia

Yeti shenanigans from Siberia – 2015 edition

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The Siberian Times has a new ridiculous story about a Yeti footprint. This story is on the heels of a recent tale of a telepathic yeti. The alleged footprint – twice the size of a man’s – was spotted close to the Mras-Su River in Kemerovo region, Russia’s main area for alleged Yeti sightings. Denis Alexandrov, 12,…

Portrait of a telepathic Yeti

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Good for a laugh. A Russian artist and sculptor has claimed that he met the mysterious and elusive Yeti in eastern Russia, and that the mythological creature even posed for a sketch. Andrey Lyubchenko, from Tashtagol, says that he had a close encounter with the Abominable Snowman when he was in the Kemerovo region… Source:…

Discovery wild speculation channel presents… Killed by Yeti

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The Dyatlov Pass Incident: Was it Death by Yeti? Discovery Network continues their quest to be tops in science fiction. They are succeeding! A press release announces a 2-hour special investigating an actual unsolved mystery. And they know that when you can’t explain something, it just might be paranormal. This time, instead of UFOs or government…

Expedition by Russian Geographic Society to look for lake beast

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Well this is back, the Labynkyr devil lake monster. Divers preparing for icy waters of Russia’s ‘Loch Ness’. An expedition by the Russian Geographic Society is expected today to reach the mysterious lake which puzzles scientists by not completely freezing even when the air temperature is minus 60C. The team reached Oymyakon, the coldest settlement…

Another surprising claim surfaces from mammoth carcass — blood

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More hype and I remain… reserved. Russian scientists claim to have found woolly mammoth blood in preserved carcass | Herald Sun. An expedition led by Russian scientists earlier this month uncovered the well-preserved carcass of a female mammoth on a remote island in the Arctic Ocean. Semyon Grigoryev, the head of the expedition, said the…

Questionable claims of monster remains in Lake Labynkyr

I’ll start off with the conclusion. Do not believe a word of this Russian “monster” story. Read on… Divers find mystery ‘jaws and skeleton’ in Siberia’s ‘Loch Ness’. A dozen divers braved legends of monsters and the coldest winter temperatures in a venture that is likely to go into the Guinness World Book of Records.…

Creating a Yeti tourist trap in Siberia

Mascot for a Russian mining company were the Yeti was supposedly seen

I can always count on press from the Siberian tourism promotors. It happens with such regularity. Visiting “Big Foot” A village dedicated to the mysterious Big Foot, or Yeti, will appear at the mountain ski resort of Sheregesh in South Siberia. Adjoining one of the hotel compounds will be a Yeti-park with a separate house…

Yeti again: Russian Bigfoot in the news

Mascot for a Russian mining company were the Yeti was supposedly seen

Scientists prepare to hunt for the abominable snowman Russian Yeti expert and head of the International Centre of Hominology Igor Burtsev, tried to hunt down the beast last year. He claimed to have discovered samples of yeti hair. But as yet, no DNA analysis of the hair he supposedly found has been released. Local government…

A mammoth blunder about living cells

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I saw this headline first: Siberian Mammoth remains found to contain ‘live cells’ and did a double take. It contained the obligatory references to cloning and “Jurassic Park” (mammoths did not exist at the time of dinosaurs). But the worst thing was the claim of  “living cells” as used. The cells are not “living” if…

Why is it always Siberia?

Siberia: the land of strange animal sightings and odd objects in the sky that land and are quickly whisked away…. UFO mystery: Latest sighting in Siberia An unidentified glowing object is said to have crashed down from the skies in Russia’s Siberia, causing a powerful explosion. A search for the mysterious item is underway amid…

Piece of “ufo” lands in Russia. Authorities confiscate.

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Giant ‘UFO fragment’ falls from the sky in Siberia – Telegraph. The U-shaped object, resembling a silvery dome, is currently under inspection by Russian experts, after being covertly removed under cover of night from the possession of villagers who found it. After discovering the device on Sunday, locals from the village of Otradnesnky had managed…

Mascot adds to the silliness of unscientific Russian Yeti

Mascot for a Russian mining company were the Yeti was supposedly seen

Miners have a mascot The Shorya coal pit in the Kemerovo region, which the locals say has the largest number of “Yeti”-the strange species known as“Big Foot” now has its own mascot, in the shape of a blue-eyed smiling yeti with a miner’s helmet on his head and a miner’s pick on his shoulders. A…

Mammoth video hoax: Original film revealed (Updated: Hoax proved)

‘Woolly Mammoth’ Video a Hoax, Original Footage Proves We all knew the Siberian Mammoth video was a hoax. It was blurry, it looked either like computer-generated imagery (CGI) or a bear with a fish crossing a stream. The person who was responsible for the video runs a known hoaxing site, All News Web. But, wow,…

Wacky Wednesday viral video: Mr. Snuffleupagus? (Updated)

Woolly mammoth spotted in Siberia A beast lurches through icy waters in a sighting a paranormal investigator thinks could prove woolly mammoths are not extinct after all. comment on this story 174 comments The animal – thought to have mostly died out roughly 4,000 years ago – was apparently filmed wading through a river in…

Russia is twisted up about Bigfoot nests

Twisted trees are ‘proof of Bigfoot’ Bigfoot fanatics claim that a “nest” of trees found in the Kemerovo region is evidence that the creature was roaming the region and building homes in the same way that orang-utans or gorillas would. Bigfoot experts from Russia, Canada, the US and Sweden recently met at a conference in…

Kemerovo [Russia] says come for the Yeti stay for the skiing

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Siberian Yeti in Kemerovo Attention is in Time for Yeti Day Nov 11th The Bigfoot Lunch Club site explores the tourism angle promoted by the Kemerovo region of Siberia, the location of the recent Yeti conference and field trip. They posted this gem from a Russian news source from LAST year: Russia’s Western Siberia will celebrate…

Bigfoot creatures in Russia and Michigan – evidence is weak

New Bigfoot Sightings: Proof Still Lacking : Discovery News. This article describes the BIG claims being made about Bigfoot creatures and weak evidence provided in support. First, a Michigan woman claims they visit her backyard: A group of Russians claim a living “snowman” roams the cold Shoria Mountain area of southern Siberia. Meanwhile a woman…

Siberian authorities say Yeti exists in Kemerovo (updated)

Siberian region ‘confirms Yeti exists’. A Russian region in Siberia on Monday confidently proclaimed that its mountains are home to yetis after finding “indisputable proof” of the existence of the hairy beasts in an expedition. The local administration of the Kemerovo region in the south of Siberia said in a statement on its website that…