Hunting Giant Octopuses, Flying Turtles, and Other Ancient Sea Monsters
Hunting Giant Octopuses, Flying Turtles, and Other Ancient Sea Monsters - Wired Science
What Lurks Beneath The Waves
Sea monster. This is awesome, now if only I could draw it myself
Sea monster accounts are found in virtually all cultures that have contact with the sea. For example, Avienus relates of Carthaginian explorer Himilco's voyage "...there monsters of the deep, and beasts swim amid the slow and sluggishly crawling ships." (lines 117-29 of Ora Maritima).
There's no words for this sea monster. At all. Love it.
Katrina Sesum - Water Dragon
Rahab- Jewish folklore: a sea monster or water dragon. "The demonic angel of the sea". Represents the primordial abyss, darkness, and chaos. Is associated with the Red Sea.
This sea monster has a head like an oranckl and a body like a gibdju. The best part of this picture, though, is that it demonstrates the size of these monsters.
One of Cawen's sea monsters (?) [Bakunawa by EstevesLuis.deviantart.com on @DeviantArt]
The sea monster Charybdis was believed to live under a small rock on one side of a narrow channel. Opposite her was Scylla, another sea monster, that lived inside a much larger rock.
CETO/Keto - a goddess of whales, large sharks and sea monsters
Leviathan article debating notions of secular and Hobbesian civil contract
Album of sea monsters I have built over the past year