Canada Issues Legal Tender Coins with Imaginary Monsters on Them
"Canada’s Royal Mint has introduced a line of quarter dollar coins with native cryptids on them. One one side, you can find Queen Elizabeth II.
On the other, you’ll see variously Memphré, which is a reptilian monster that inhabits a lake in Quebec, Mishepishu,
which is a water panther of Lake Superior, or the more internationally famous Sasquatch."
- The top 10 monsters in art
"Crawling cannibals, mummies on the move, werewolves, rat-men, and the inspiration for The Exorcist ... here are all your worst nightmares come to life."
site is devoted to the heroes, gods and monsters of Greek mythology."
- Winged Sandals (wingedsandals.com)
"Take the tour with Hermes the messenger god, through a magical
place filled with awesome gods, daring heroes and fabulous monsters...
Who's Who in Classical Mythology"...
with "interactive activities, games, and goodies such as Ecards
Produced by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation in association with
The University of Melbourne's Centre for Classics and Archaeology.
Both HTML and Flash versions available." (Blue Web'n)
Top 10 mythical creatures
"Dragons are not the only fantastical creatures out there – literature, myths, legends and folk tales from all around the world are crammed with stories of weird, wonderful, dark and dangerous beasts. To celebrate the release of Pete's Dragon, a delightful new spin on the Disney classic which invites audiences to believe in a boy and his magical pet dragon and will make you feel like a child again, we look at 10 of the best..."
Myths and Monsters: The Call of Cthulhu
Our deep need for monsters that lurk in the dark - Article + Photos + Video - 23 June 2015
"Sea monsters are the stuff of legend - lurking not just in the depths of the oceans, but also the darker corners of our minds.
What is it that draws us to these creatures, asks Mary Colwell."
"One Norse legend talks of the Kraken, a deep sea creature that was the curse of fishermen."
The Legend of Nessie (nessie.co.uk)
An Illustrated Field Guide to Mythic Monsters, from Gremlins to Zombies to the Kraken (brainpickings.org)
Interactive activities :
- Dr Jekyll and
Mr Hyde - "Watch the video , you will see Mr Jekyll changing into
a monster... then do the exercise."
Activity created by: Renée Maufroid
- Description - Monsters - Multiple choice (skyblues67)
'20,000 Leagues Under the Sea'