With the advancements of modern technology, it's becoming easier and easier to fake paranormal sightings, and even mock up fake evidence. So when the team on "Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files" (Tue., 9 p.m. ET on Syfy) saw some very compelling video evidence of a bigfoot, they were right to be excited. But cautiously so.
"Normally Bigfoot videos are grainy and really hard to make out, but this is really clear," they said. It was a "remarkable" shot, but was it perhaps too remarkable.
The team headed to Kentucky to get to the root of the video where they quickly unraveled the ruse. A still photo of the beast proves to be little more than a bird in flight, while the great video footage was simply a great CGI job.
It's a blow to the continuing hopes of finding tangible evidence that these creatures exist. But the hunt to debunk new evidence can prove just as fascinating, and compelling to watch.
Watch "Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files" Tuesdays at 9 p.m. ET on Syfy.
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