Super-secret scientific advances kept hidden "for our own good." Things like the one pictured above have been washing up on beaches since before recorded history. Why don't we hear more about them nowadays? Because they're converged on by trained teams of secret scientists who abscond with the corpus, erasing all traces, or, in many cases, leaving a decomposed squid for the press and public to gawk at. "What you don't know can hurt you-1860-1998."
Mystery Boxes BRAY’S POINT, Ore. – They can’t be moved; even when yanked by a four-wheel drive truck pulling on heavy chains tied around these humming metal boxes that are still appearing as of Feb. 8 up and down West Coast beaches.
the Montauk Monster washed up on a beach in the state of New York as recently as 2008. The creature appeared to have the head of a bird, despite having teeth visible on the lower jaw, with the torso of a canine, despite being completely hairless. Fast-forward to the present day and biologists are still speculating as to the origin of the Montauk Monster.