Surf Hippos, Here They Come! Shukernature
Showing that the hippopotamus is not solely a freshwater denizen, Dr. Karl Shuker begins on a comprehensive description of the huge creatures before revealing that there may be an as yet undiscovered third species of hippo, a pygmy forest dweller on the island of Madagascar. With images. Meanwhile, a newly discovered denizen of the deep is shown in video with the report New Pacific Eel is a 'Living Fossil', Scientists Say. Elsewhere, Rob Morphy describes a creature said to be from 60 to 90 feet in length, having a vague humanlike form and occupying the depths of the Pacific, as explained in The Ningen: Myth, Monster or Make Believe? And Dr. Beachcombing visits the news archives of tales of humanlike creatures of the sea for The Famous Benbecula Burial of a Mermaid.