Posts Tagged ‘elephants’

Elephant Trouble

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014
elephants, african elephants, africa, ivory, poaching, extinction

Scientists are able to track elephant deaths due to poaching more accurately to help inform conservation efforts.

Friday Roundup

Friday, October 18th, 2013
communication, humans, elephants, monkeys, marmosets, African, pointing, conversation, polite, language, toothpicks, Homo, Neanderthal, current biology

This week’s offerings of science news headlines include smart elephants, polite marmosets and ancient toothpicks.

Elephant Migration

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013
elephants, migration, africa

In English and Spanish. Gourma elephants make record trips traversing the desert.

Dinosaur Body Temperatures

Tuesday, May 25th, 2010

Researchers are using new tools to measure dinosaurs’ body temperature. And no, we’re not talking about a time machine and a thermometer.

Extreme Communication

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

Elephants not only communicate through sound waves, but also through seismic waves.

Elephant Win For Now

Thursday, March 25th, 2010

Elephants recently scored a significant win when two African countries were recently denied the opportunity to sell confiscated ivory.

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