8 Hoaxes Featuring Strange and Fabulous Creatures
Here we discuss 8 popular hoaxes that feature mermaids, monsters, giants, and other strange creatures. What other hoaxes would you add to the list? You can add your suggestions in the comment box below.
- Hoax - 'Giant Skeleton Discovered In Bulgaria'
Circulating 'news' report claims that archaeologists have unearthed a giant human skeleton in Bulgaria. The report features a picture depicting the skeleton with the archaeologists.
- Fake - Giant Squid Image
Circulating message featuring an image depicting a massive squid on a beach surrounded by onlookers claims that it is the second giant sea creature washed ashore in recent months.
- Images of Mermaid Body Found on Beach are Fake
Circulating reports feature images of a mermaid body that was supposedly found washed up on a beach.
- Tampa Bay Beach Sea Monster
Circulating photographs are claimed to depict a strange sea creature found on Florida's Tampa Bay Beach.
- Images Of Strange Mermaid Found On Beach
Circulating photographs of a strange sea-creature are claimed to depict the body of a mermaid or alien found on a beach.
- Faux Images - Mermaid Skeleton
Message circulating via social media features photographs of what appears to be a mermaid skeleton being excavated by archaeologists.
- No, Five Meter Tall Human Skeletons were NOT Found in Iran
Circulating report claims that Russian scientists have found 6 giant human skeletons while excavating a site in western Iran. The report features an image depicting one of the five-meter high skeleton.
- Half Human - Half Pig: Weird Photo of Suckling Mother and Babies
Photograph depicts a bizarre family of strange hybrid-human creatures, including a mother and suckling babies
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