Advertisement

The Tully Monster

Dragons, Sasquatch The Monster of Troy. Human mythology is full of weird and wonderful creatures ...

Share this article

14.30 18 Jan 2020


The Tully Monster



Share this article

14.30 18 Jan 2020


Dragons, Sasquatch The Monster of Troy. Human mythology is full of weird and wonderful creatures that have never existed in reality.

One theory for the origins of such myths is that they are based on the discoveries of unexplained fossils. 

But the Tully Monster probably trumps them all for weirdness and wonderfulness and what’s more, it is real.

So what was the Tully Monster? Dr Maria McNamara is Senior Lecturer in the School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences at UCC.


Read more about

Beards Chemical Signature Invertebrate Lara Dungan Liver Melanin Melanosomes Oldest Material Paleontology Particle Accelerator Shane Bergin Vertebrate X-rays Xenobot

Related Episodes

A SLIGHT TANGENT... | Which si...

00:54:06

A SLIGHT TANGENT... | Which side is right about Souness? They're both wrong | ten Hag's free pass | Ireland's greatest sportsperson?!

OTB Highlights

00:54:06


The Conte/Tuchel handshake | O...

00:28:39

The Conte/Tuchel handshake | O’Donovan & McCarthy claim gold | United crumble | THE NEWSROUND

OTB Newsround

00:28:39


Can Manchester United be salva...

00:24:33

Can Manchester United be salvaged? | Old Trafford doomsday | MIGUEL DELANEY

OTB Football

00:24:33


1 year on since Taliban took o...

00:09:27

1 year on since Taliban took over Kabul

The Hard Shoulder Highlights

00:09:27