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Science Abominable Snowman actually a bear? A geneticist makes the case.

Abominable Snowman: Using DNA samples from purported yeti pelts, a British geneticist has suggested that the mythical apelike beast is actually a heretofore undiscovered species of bear. 

By Marc Assistant Editor / October 18, 2013

Paul Nicklen, BBC Wildlife photographer of the year

A geneticist believes he may have begun to solve the riddle of one of most enduring myths in all of cryptozoology: the yeti, or Abominable Snowman, of the Himalayas.