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Are vampires real? What is an out-of-body experience? Are crop circles proof that aliens exist? HowStuffWorks explores what is real and what is urban legend with this collection of Science Versus Myth articles.
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In 1978, a Toronto city worker encountered what he believed to be a "tunnel monster" while working in the city's sewer system. The claim led to a widely publicized search for the creature, but it was never found.

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