Category: U.S.A. Sightings

Pterosaur sightings in the United States

Eskin Kuhn drew this sketch one of the two pterosaurs he saw flying in Cuba 0

Pterodactyl Attacks in Yosemite?

I’m only about half through reading the nonfiction book Missing 411 Western United States & Canada, by David Paulides, as I compile information that might tie some of the cases to a large flying predator. I still need to finish this book...

apparently desert scene in Chaves County, New Mexico 2

Attacks From a Ropen in New Mexico?

A speculation can fail, under scrutiny, but when human lives are in danger we need action. I’ve recently been reading the nonfiction Missing 411 – Western United States & Canada, by the former lawman David Paulides. On page 200, the author points...

Rhamphorhynchoid pterosaur sketch 1

Missing Persons and Flying Creatures

This is only a shadow of an introduction; I’m only like a flight attendant demonstrating what you should do in the unlikely event of . . . you know. People go missing for many reasons, including the following: Drowning Getting lost Running...

train bridge in a desert in California 1

Ropen Lights in Southern California?

Ghost Lights of Anza Borrego State Park—that video appears to be no longer available online except for the first few minutes of the documentary, which introduction enlightens us on how the mysterious flying lights terrified railway workers in the nineteenth century, in a desert in...

eyepiece view of ropen in New Mexico in Sep-2014 2

A Glowing Ropen in New Mexico

Flying in the face of the Wikipedia deletion of “ropen” last month, an apparent bioluminescent pterosaur flew into the eyepiece view of the telescope of Michael Slack of southeastern New Mexico. Apparently, self-appointed Wikipedia editors and judges failed to exterminate the ropen itself. It was...

Gitmo Pterosaur of Guantanamo Bay Cuba, sighting in 1965 0

Frightening Pterosaur Sightings in the USA

Fear of the flying creature is only one kind of terror with encounters between human and pterosaur in the United States of America. Sometimes the eyewitness is frightened not during but after the sighting and not for fear of the creature itself: It’s...