© Stefano Maugeri, Gruppo Criptozoologia Italia
What is Cryptozoology??
Cryptozoology is the study of previously unknown species--cryptids.
The validity of cryptozoology has been in question for a number of years. When most people
think of unvalidated creatures, tabloid magazines with doctored pictures come to mind.
But there are people who devote their lives and hard work to seeking animals
that are new to human eyes.
Many scientists who do not involve themselves with cryptozoological
projects do not consider cryptozoology a real science. When people report strange animals in nature, some
cryptozoologists may take it as truth. Other scientists criticize
the lack of scientific method in cryptozoological research.
This is not to say that all cryptozoologists are frauds, but many
times cryptozoologists are criticized for incomplete evidence and research.
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