Elephants


Most Ivory Comes From Elephants Killed in Past Three Years Reveals Carbon Dating

Most Ivory Comes From Elephants Killed in Past Three Years Reveals Carbon Dating

Elephants poaching is not contained. Illegal ivory in the market is from elephants killed recently....

Nov 7 2016, 10:56pm CST

African Forest Elephants are at Risk due to Slow Birth Rates and Poachers

African Forest Elephants are at Risk due to Slow Birth Rates and Poachers

It seems that African forest elephants are at a risk due to slow birth rates and hunting by poachers. This makes them a member...

Aug 31 2016, 6:03am CDT

Zoo Elephants Prefer Social Life to More Space

Zoo Elephants Prefer Social Life to More Space

It has been discovered by the experts that elephants in zoos tend to prefer a social life to an empty cage....

Jul 15 2016, 10:00am CDT

Arnold Schwarzenegger Helps Saving African Elephants from Poachers

Arnold Schwarzenegger Helps Save African Elephants from Poachers

Arnie (Arnold Schwarzenegger) appeared in a campaign to help save African elephants from poachers who were out for their ivory...

Nov 14 2015, 3:08am CST

Asian Elephants

Study Shows Elephants Blow Air with Their Trunks to Obtain Distant Foods

Japanese scientists from Kyoto University and the Graduate University for Advanced Studies (SOKENDAI) have published a study in...

Nov 6 2015, 6:17am CST

Elephant Rarely Dies of Cancer, Can Humans Take a Hint from it?

Elephants Rarely Die of Cancer, Can Humans Take a Hint from it?

Elephants are more cancer resistant due to extra cancer-suppressing gene. The finding can lead to new ways to protect humans fr...

Oct 8 2015, 10:01pm CDT

Elephants have a new Beautiful Ambassador in Lupita Nyong’o

Elephants have a new Beautiful Ambassador in Lupita Nyong’o

Oscar winning actress Lupita Nyong’o visits Kenya for a big announcement....

Jun 30 2015, 9:38am CDT

Mary Kom lends support to PETA campaign for elephants

Mary Kom lends support to PETA campaign for elephants

Five-time world champion and Olympic bronze-medallist boxer M C Mary Kom has lent her support to the cause of animal welfare...

Oct 26 2014, 12:03pm CDT

Elephants escape circus in St. Louis leaving damaged cars

Elephants escape circus in St. Louis leaving damaged cars

Three elephants escaped a circus in Missouri. Thankfully, no one was harmed....

Mar 23 2014, 8:12pm CDT

Bob Barker donates $1 million to relocate zoo elephants

Bob Barker donates $1 million to relocate zoo elephants

89-year old activist and retired game show host , Bob Barker, may have achieved his biggest success in his years of rallying fo...

Oct 23 2013, 11:11pm CDT