There is no credible scientific information to date that supports the existence of werewolves. Many scholars who study the history of werewolves disagree among themselves about what exactly a werewolf is, making it harde... More »

A werewolf is a fictional being found in mythology and folklore. According to such stories, it is a human with the ability to change into a wolf, often by magical means or as the result of a curse. A werewolf is also kno... More » Science Biology Zoology

Although stories of people who are half-human and half-fish exist in many cultures around the world, there is no existing proof that mermaids actually exist. The widespread popularity of the myth can be attributed to tra... More »

While self-proclaimed vampires exist throughout the world, science does not support the existence of vampires. Even those with vampire-like traits fail to prove that they are legitimate vampires. Some argue that vampires... More »

There is no scientific evidence in the fossil record, or anywhere else, to prove that fairies exist. Scientists and specialists who have examined photographs, skeletons, wings and hair from supposed fairies concur that i... More »

There have been numerous Bigfoot sightings throughout the history of the creature, but none have resulted in irrefutable proof of the monster's existence. Reported sightings have occurred all over the world, from the Uni... More » Art & Literature Folklore

Several theories explain the existence of Atlantis but none has ever been verified, so the story of the lost city of Atlantis is still classified as a legend, as of 2015. Plato, a Greek philosopher and writer, first ment... More » Art & Literature Folklore