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Happy birthday Nessie

St Andrews expert delves into the murky waters of monster history.

5 April 2013Public interest stories

Mythical sea creatures can reveal scientific truth

University of St Andrews expert believes undiscovered giant marine animals probably don't explain sea monster sightings.

13 July 2011Research

Sea serpent’s sexy secret

CAPTION: The original sketch of the famous 1734 sighting of a 'most dreadful monster'.

4 April 2005Research

Amorous ostriches

The courtship behaviour of ostriches towards humans is to be explained at a series of public events aimed at promoting science.

7 March 2003Research

Science and sea monsters

A University of St Andrews fisheries ecologist is hoping to explain the hard science behind reports and legends of aquatic monsters at an exhibition next week.

7 March 2002Research