We Want This Can Of Yeti Cave Air In Our Cabinet Of Curiosities

If the recent news that purported samples of "Yeti hair" were actually sourced from ordinary Himalayan brown bears is still bumming you out, here's a novelty item to cheer you up: canned air from Azasskaya Cave, ground zero for Abominable Snowman sightings in Siberia. » 3/26/15 10:30am Thursday 10:30am

American diplomatic memo outlined rules for Yeti hunting in Nepal

On November 30, 1959, Ernest Fisk of the American embassy in Kathmandu delineated the Nepalese government's regulations on any mountaineer's interactions with the yeti. Explains Archives.org of this peculiar document: » 9/04/11 11:05am 9/04/11 11:05am

The Beastie Boys' epic 11-minute music video pits G.I. Joes against…

Here's something for all your Supermarionation fans out there. Longtime Beastie Boy collaborator and Being John Malkovich director Spike Jonze has directed 11 minutes worth of action figures teaming up with the Abominable Snowman to battle a vast anti-Beastie Boy conspiracy. Also, the undead show up for reasons… » 7/19/11 3:30pm 7/19/11 3:30pm

Russian academics founding institute to study Siberian yetis

Academics at Russia's Kemerovo State University are starting an institute to investigate increasing reports of 30 or so yetis around Mount Shoria in Siberia. According to institute head Dr. Igor Burtsev, these yetis are likely undiscovered neanderthals. » 3/23/11 11:15am 3/23/11 11:15am

India to build a road through yeti territory

India's Border Roads Organisation plans to build a road through a region in Bhutan rumored to be inhabited by the Abominable Snowmen. Picking up hirsute hitchhikers on this new highway is not recommended. » 12/12/10 7:50am 12/12/10 7:50am

The horrors of evolution: the 10 freakiest animals of speculative…

Scottish geologist, illustrator, and speculative zoologist Dougal Dixon has made his career dreaming up dozens of fictional creatures shaped by evolution gone bonkers. Here are 10 of his creations who seemingly escaped from the Dungeons & Dragons Monster Manual. » 11/21/10 2:00pm 11/21/10 2:00pm

Sam Raimi To Make Yetis The Next Vampires, We Hope

Drag Me To Hell director and all around horror mastermind Sam Raimi is taking on Yetis in his new film Refuge. This infusion of new monster blood is exactly what the supernatural scene needs. » 9/24/09 11:15am 9/24/09 11:15am