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African elephants

African elephants have the best sense of smell in the animal kingdom.

Researchers have discovered that African Elephants have the largest number of genes dedicated to smell of any mammal. If you have ever wondered how an...
elephant sperm

Mouse sperm is larger than elephant sperm.

The sperm of an elephant is shorter than the sperm of a mouse. Do you think this statement is correct? That statement was correct. The...
elephants ivory

About 100 elephants are being killed every day for their ivory.

An estimated 30,000 elephants have been killed every year since the start of the decade, and experts believe the number has soared this year....

Elephants can get sunburned so they protect themselves with sand.

Elephants can get sunburned, so they take care to protect themselves. “Elephants will throw sand on their backs and on their head. They do...
elephant can smell water

An elephant can smell water from 12 miles away.

Elephants have a keen sense of smell, detecting water sources up to 19.2 km (12 mi.) away. Nostrils are located at the tip of...
largest elephant

The largest elephant on record weighed about 24,000 pounds (10,886 kg).

Elephants are the largest land animals on Earth. They have characteristic long noses, or trunks; large, floppy ears; and wide, thick legs. There are...
Elephant pregnancy

Elephant pregnancy mystery solved. Elephants are pregnant for 2 years.

The mystery of the elephant's long pregnancy has been unravelled by scientists. Elephants are highly sociable mammals with a high level of intelligence similar to...
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