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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…

High Strangeness

The Facebook discussion group called Coalition for Critical Thinking in Bigfoot Research is in my opinion the best forum on the internet about the topic of Bigfoot. Most of the participants are fairly skeptical about the creature but remain open towards the possibility of its existence. You can also talk about the more strange, so…

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…

“The world is not ready to accept what Bigfoot is”

The Canadian Adrian Erickson led a multi-year Bigfoot research project from 2005 to 2010. Much controversy has surrounded his endeavors. In this exclusive in-depth interview Erickson talks about why his highly anticipated documentary was cancelled, how he thinks about the reaction of the science community towards his project, why he’s convinced that the ‘sleeping Sasquatch’…

“I doubt that anyone will be able to kill a Bigfoot”

Esteban Sarmiento is an American primatologist who has studied gorillas and extinct relatives of humans. He has also looked into the Bigfoot phenomenon. He believes that the Patterson–Gimlin film may show a real unknown hominin. In this exclusive interview Sarmiento explains why he thinks the Bigfoot is probably more related to humans than great apes,…

“We would be able to live in the depths of interstellar space”

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Ever wondered about ‘mind uploading’? Well, it’s not science fiction anymore. Dutch neuroscientist Randal Koene wants to scan, digitalize and copy a human brain. But how can it work? Where would the consciousness be? And when will it be achievable? Read my in-depth interview with the former professor at Boston University and current chief scientist…

The Monster Hunter’s archive

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Interested in monsters? The museum of zoology in Lausanne, Switzerland (musée de zoologie Lausanne) houses the legacy of late Bernard Heuvelmans, the Belgian zoologist who’s famous for his research into strange and unknown animals like Yeti, Nessie, the Tasmanian tiger and Mokele-mbembe. He was the true founder of cryptozoology, the science of yet undiscovered animals.…