Xenophilia (True Strange Stuff)

The blog of Xeno, a slightly mad scientist

The Crab on Mars

  THE Mars Curiosity Rover has taken a strange image that has left space enthusiasts captivated. Captured by NASA, the image shows a crab-like object on the surface of the red … Continue reading

August 6, 2015 · 1 Comment

Theory: Chupacabra is a breeding experiment

… Two residents of the Doliver Point gated community near Gessner and Doliver claim to have seen giant footprints alongside Buffalo Bayou and say they have photos to prove it … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

The pink fairy armadillo of Argentina.

… in the deserts of Argentina. Here dwells the remarkable pink fairy armadillo (Chlamyphorus truncatus), a 5-inch-long, quarter-pound critter with a rosy shell atop silky white hair. This smallest of … Continue reading

February 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Giant snotty jellyfish invades Tasmania

A previously unidentified species of giant jellyfish is invading southern Tasmania this summer, baffling scientists after one of the animals washed up on the beach. And watch out – the … Continue reading

February 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

92 Years of Bigfoot Sightings Map

A Bigfoot sighting in Washington state. Sasquatch “evidence” in Pennsylvania. For years the legendary giant, hairy man-like creature has been, apparently, spotted. And yet, conclusive, scientific evidence has not been … Continue reading

September 20, 2013 · 3 Comments

USM: Unidentified Sea Monster

The Spanish Villaricos: a week ago a strange creature washed up on the beach. It is about four meters long. … Messages about the nature surfaced quickly in Spanish media, … Continue reading

August 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Mysterious giant pink blob off Cuba identified by curious researcher

Rebecca Helm received an email a week ago asking about a mysterious giant pink blob that was found off the coast of Cuba. What is this bizarre-looking sea creature? Since … Continue reading

July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment