Cryptozoology is the study of strange, unknown and mythical creatures, it is not a recognized branch of zoology due to it’s reliance on anecdotal evidence and alleged sightings. (more…)
Maybe the late, lamented Galápagos tortoise wasn’t the end of his line, after all. A DNA shocker is spurring a hunt for living cousins.
The centenarian reptile, perhaps best known for his reticence to mate, was the last giant tortoise of his kind.