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Elephants Can Outsniff Dogs and Other Species (Like Us)

Elephants are known for their impressively long trunks, but perhaps less well known is the large number of genes that code for their sense of smell. In a study of 13 mammals, African elephants were found to be superior sniffers, possessing the largest ...

11 things I wish I'd known about baby's second year: Listen up, Will and Kate

"Woolly mammoths are the the ancestors of elephants, you know.") 4. Put the phone down. Erica Hill, whose sons are now 7 and 4, cherishes the memories of those early days and marvels at how time flies. Her advice? "Embrace the changes, share in the wonder ...

Brazil's World Cup Stadiums, Re-imagined as Housing Units

But in Brazil, many of the stadiums are at risk of becoming white elephants. Of the 12 stadiums that Brazilian cities built or renovated for the World Cup, four have dismal futures. Arena de Amazonia is in the rainforest town of Manaus, Arena das Dunas in ...

Amazon ponders Netflix-like service for ebooks: report

The page, spotted by tech blog Gigaom but since taken down, touted a service that for $9.99 a month, would grant unlimited access to more than 600,000 titles including popular books "Life of Pi," and "Water for Elephants," as well as blockbuster franchises ...

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Elephant - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Updated July. 23, 2014

Elephants are large mammals of the family Elephantidae and the order Proboscidea. Traditionally, two species are recognised, the African elephant (Loxodonta africana ...

Elephant | Basic Facts About Elephants | Defenders of Wildlife

Updated July. 23, 2014

Learn about the size, diet, population, range, behavior and other fascinating facts about elephants.

Elephants Information, Facts, Photos, Videos, News ...

Updated July. 20, 2014

Learn all you wanted to know about elephants with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.

The Elephant Sanctuary : Hohenwald Tennessee

Updated 19 hours ago

The Elephant Sanctuary in Hohenwald, Tennessee is a natural-habitat refuge where sick, old and needy elephants can once again walk the Earth in peace and dignity.