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The Supernatural Origins of Sasquatch

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Quite a lot of Bigfoot advocates stress the connection between the Paranormal and Bigfoot. Some researchers like Thom Powell speculate that the weird ape creature could be some sort of extraterrestrial. But what’s the origin of this now quite popular idea among Sasquatch researchers? As journalist and skeptic Jason Colavito shows, the process of marrying…

John Mionczynski: A biologist revered and ridiculed

If I had to select the most believable Bigfoot encounter reports, John Mionczynski’s would be definitely among them. The wildlife biologist from Wyoming had a close encounter with a mysterious apelike creature during an excursion to the remote Wind River wilderness in 1972. In 2011 writer Emilene Ostlind met the reclusive Mionczynski at his home…

In the Spirit of Seatco: Interview with Henry Franzoni

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Does Bigfoot exist? And if so, what is it? Pioneer researcher Henry Franzoni has chased the mysterious apeman for many years. In 2009 blogger DB Donlon had a lengthy and fascinating conversation with Franzoni. They talked about weird Bigfoot experiences, the Bigfoot Research Project, the NASI study of the infamous 1967 Patterson/Gimlin film, Indian place names and…

Down the rabbit hole: An interview with Rich Germeau, part 2

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How weird is Bigfoot really? Here’s the second part of my interview with Richard Germeau who collected most of the purported Bigfoot DNA samples for the controversial Ketchum study. The forty-year-old does not support the hypothesis that Bigfoot is an ape. He prefers different explanations. In this second part he talks about infrasound, the Bryan…

Down the rabbit hole: An interview with Rich Germeau, part 1

Richard Germeau

Without Richard Germeau there probably would be no Ketchum DNA study. He collected most of the purported Bigfoot DNA samples. The forty-year-old Germeau is the co-founder of the Olympic project, a wildlife survey project on the Olympic peninsula in Washington State whose goal was to capture images of Bigfoot. The former cop does not support…

The Hidden Meaning of True Detective Season 2

True Detective was one of the most fascinating television series of the last years. Author Jay Dyer explores the deeper meaning of the massively underrated second season of Nic Pizzolatto’s hit series and finds traces of the same elements of subtle esoteric themes, almost as intense as the first season’s psychodrama. “If season 1 was…

“She had a preconceived notion”

What went wrong with the Ketchum Bigfoot DNA study? Haskell Hart has the answers. The chemist from the USA has analyzed Ketchum’s data extensively and published two scientific papers on the subject of purported Bigfoot DNA. In this interview Hart explains that Ketchum and her co-authors did not correctly analyze and interpret the data. But…

“There is an undescribed species of primate”

There are a couple of scientists who take the Sasquatch phenomenon seriously. One of them is Angelo Capparella, an American zoologist who teaches at Illinois State University. He has recently joined the North American Wood Ape Conservancy (NAWAC). In this interview Capparella explains why he thinks that the Sasquatch is a real creature, why a…

“We have found a group of them. They’re there”

Daryl Colyer has searched for the Sasquatch for almost fifteen years. His organization claims to have found a group of these creatures in a remote valley in southeastern Oklahoma. In this exclusive interview, the 55-year-old Texan explains why he thinks that Bigfoot is an undiscovered primate and why there’s nothing to the so called paranormal…

Home of the Sasquatch

What happens when you experience something that most scientists say does not exist? German-born photographer and adventurer Sander Jain heard what he believes was a Sasquatch when he stayed in a remote cabin in the rugged wilderness of Canada’s Vancouver Island. “It was a traumatic event,” says Jain. He came to believe that this legendary…