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Jul 4, 2014 09:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A piece of aluminum sheeting found on the island where Earhart is thought to have died might match pictures of a window patch on her plane.
May 30, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Cryptids is the larger classification for animals unknown to science. Check out these photos of some of the most famous.
May 29, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Discovery News
See stories of bizarre, unexpected, totally startling monsters found in the seas.
May 26, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Discovery News
When two Georgia men declared they were storing the body of Bigfoot in a freezer -- and that they had its DNA -- more than a few skeptics cried foul.
May 27, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Animal and insect behaviors are helping to explain the origin of many popular myths and mysteries.
Jun 4, 2013 02:00 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
When it comes to the origins of the turtle's shell, the camel's hump or the leopard's spots, storytellers and scientists don't often agree.
May 26, 2012 09:51 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Bigfoot samples have long been subjected to scientific testing...and yet science has yet to confirm the sightings.
Feb 22, 2010 01:52 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
New research shows that Egyptian pharaoh King Tutankhamun had a rough life: he suffered from malaria and deformed feet, two of his children were stillborn, and he died at the age of 19. Scientific analysis suggests that despite his status as royalty, his life seemed cursed. But was his death cursed...