Nessie Vs Mega Shark. A mysterious sea creature washed up in 19th century Scotland convinced the world's scientists that the great serpent of Scottish myths had finally been discovered. But amidst the hysteria, one man believed it was the largest shark every recorded. You decide.
From monstrous Bear Dogs to parachuting puppies, this article explores how humans ritualised dogs and together, became the most effective hunter-killer team in history. It also examines an act of sheer vanity in the 19th century which ended over 40 million years of the genetic evolution of dogs.