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Discovery wild speculation channel presents… Killed by Yeti

A Disneyfied Yeti

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…

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…

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?

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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…

Bigfoot creatures in Russia and Michigan – evidence is weak

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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)

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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…