Marco Polo Caravan
Cryptids & Monsters

Did Marco Polo Encounter Dragons in China?

July 26, 2019 Erik Rowton

In China dragons are said to influence every aspect of life. Representing the highest spiritual power, the Chinese dragon can represent the sun, the heavens and the life-giving rain. In addition to their complex mythological […]

Holotype specimen of Pterodactylus antiquus
Cryptids & Monsters

Are Pterodactyl Sightings Real?

June 15, 2018 Erik Rowton

The pterodactyl (an informal term for the pterosaurs genus) was a flying reptile which lived from the Late Jurassic through to Late Cretaceous periods, some 145 million to 65 million years ago. With the wingspans of fossil remains ranging […]