silhouette page of 34 images of bats, birds, and pterosaurs, used by Guessman and Woetzel on their 2004 expedition on Umboi Island

Griffith Park Dragons?

This past Monday morning I read an email I received from a woman who encountered three “dragons” flying over the I-5 freeway, just northeast of downtown Los Angeles, on Sunday morning, March 3rd. (I will call this anonymous eyewitness “CGP”) This morning at about 6 am [later clarified to be within five minutes of 6:10 a.m.]  I saw…

Flying Lights in the United States

Sightings of Bioluminescent Pterosaurs? I just received a sighting report from Tennessee (edited for spelling and quoted in part): A friend of mine has directed me to you to see if you may have any insight into what my husband and I saw this evening. We were driving home and saw three glowing balls in…

Newspaper Coverage of Pterosaur Sightings

Newspapers do, on occasion, publish reports of encounters with flying creatures described like pterosaurs, although eyewitnesses may use words like “pterodactyl” or “flying dinosaur.” Let’s begin with a 2004 article in the Papua New Guinea newspaper Post-Courier. COULD humble Siassi Islands in Morobe Province hold the answer to studies into prehistoric times? Many in the…