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Cryptids are animals presumed by followers of the cryptozoology pseudoscientific subculture to exist on the basis of anecdotal or other evidence considered insufficient by mainstream science. While biologists regularly identify new species following established scientific methodology, cryptozoologists focus on entities mentioned in the folklore record and rumour. Entities that may be considered cryptids by cryptozoologists include Bigfoot, Yeti, the chupacabra, the Jersey Devil, the Loch Ness Monster, or Mokele-mbembe. Some dictionaries and encyclopedias define the term "cryptid" as an animal ...more
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“ Okay, so let’s talk about the E-word. You all know which word I mean. That pesky E-word that skeptics like my cousin Theodore just love to throw around to try to make the family cryptid enthusiast look like a total loser. That’s right. I’m talking about evidence. ”
Do you love creatures in your reading? Whether you just like certain ones or a bunch, and in any…more
[close] Do you love creatures in your reading? Whether you just like certain ones or a bunch, and in any genre, this is a great place to discuss any and all things creature related! Mermaids, Vampires, Zombies, Fairies, Dragons, Demons, Aliens and much much more! Fantasy, Horror, Paranormal Romance, Science Fiction and more! If you love any such creatures in your reading, feel free to join and talk about them! 18+ as adult books are fair game to talk about too.
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Every wondered if there really were things that went 'bump' in the night? Well, there are. Thank…more
[close] Every wondered if there really were things that went 'bump' in the night? Well, there are. Thankfully, the Saturdays are off to the rescue! Zak, Drew, Doc, Fiskerton, and the rest of the crew are off to save the day! Please tell me there are some Secret Satudays fans out there! If so, join this group!!! If you haven't seen the show, WATCH IT! IT'S FRIKIN' AWESOME! There will be a rp :) -------------- The post above was created by our old lead moderator, Kayla. But I want to see if we can get this place alive again! I may or may not restart the current folders.
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On the search for cryptids and mysterious creatures! If you are fascinated by Cryptozoology, th…more
[close] On the search for cryptids and mysterious creatures! If you are fascinated by Cryptozoology, that is the study of animals rumoured to exist, including possible prehistoric survivors and other “yet to be discovered animals” behind lore and legends and are looking to connect with other cryptid fans to discover and discuss books by leading field researchers and professional cryptozoologists as well as find out about new/upcoming book projects this group is for you. Not just for armchair monster hunters and avid readers, authors and bloggers interested in science and animals, but also for those readers interested in enjoying "cryptofiction" - fiction with a cryptozoological theme! We've got a comprehensive listing of books packed full of information and wonder and elements concerning mysterious animals! Welcome to the Cryptid Chronicles Book Club! † Read the Important Rules in the Introduction folder prior to posting. Authors go here.
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