Giant Squid Washes Ashore in South Africa

Giant Squid Washes Ashore in South Africa

Synchronicity is a funny thing. All week, I’ve been reading an advance copy of Monsters of the Deep, the new book by Nick Redfern which covers all sorts of sea serpents and lake monsters, and then I come across this story about a giant squid washing up on a South African beach. Of course, sea serpents […]

Science Teacher Finds 18-Foot Oarfish Off Catalina Island

The ocean really is the final frontier. We’ve been to the Moon (unless you’re a conspiracy theorist who thinks we haven’t been), but we’ve barely studied the oceans, mainly because of how vast and deep they are. People have been talking for centuries about sea serpents and giant squids, and it has just been recently […]

Giant Squid Filmed for the First Time

We here at The Occult Section love when new species are discovered (or are proven to exist). The big news this week is that scientists have finally filmed a living giant squid. Kudos to all the scientists who worked so hard getting these images. Kraken. Devilfish. Giant squid. One of the mysterious inhabitants of the […]