History Lesson: The Armored War Elephants of Ancient India
Ancient Indian war elephants have fascinated historians for ages. Elephants in ancient Indian history played a distinctive role in the art of warfare. In fact, these armored giants were no less than monstrous tanks.
Caught on Video: Elephant Rescues Drowning Calf
We hear a lot about elephants being great parents and having a strong sense of community, but it is rare to see such a fine example of it.
These Adorable Baby Elephants Will Brighten Your Day!
However, as you’re about to see, baby elephants will give them a run for their money when it comes down to being too darn cute!
Adorable Baby Elephants That Will Make You Go 'Aww'!
Watch this compilation video of little elephant calves doing hilariously adorable things – from slapping people with their trunks to getting stuck on fences. Their antics are guaranteed to put an instant smile on your face.
Why Do Elephants Rarely Get Cancer & What It Means For Us?
One animal, however, doesn’t seem to get cancer that often – the elephant . In fact, only about 5% of elephants die from cancer. This is remarkably low for an animal that is so large in size. Can elephants provide the solution to fight cancer?
Welcome to the Lodge Where You Can Eat With Elephants!
Seeing a herd of elephants in the wilderness of Africa, is not something out of the ordinary. But you probably wouldn't expect to see these sizeable creatures walk through the hotel reception. This extraordinary spectacle takes place every year at Mfuwe Lodge in Zambia.
How to Have a Fun Day - Baby Elephant Edition
And there's no better role model for that than this baby elephant splashing in a swimming pool, playing with a ball, and just running around in the park. This little fella radiates pure joy and fun! A Playful Baby Elephant Splashing in Water - Adorable!
Watch: When Little Elephant Drowns, the Parents Rally!
When this unfortunate elephant calf fell into his watering hole, mummy and daddy came running to the rescue! See how it all works out in this incredible footage from Grand Park Zoo in Seoul, Korea. No Elephant Gets Left Behind!
Do You Know What Makes an Elephant's Memory So Good?
There is far more going on in the mind of the average elephant than we would ever realize. These big boned creatures are also big hearted and big brained. And there's a lot more to those brains than just a good memory. They comprehend the world around them in a unique and beautiful way.
Elephants Make Huge Stars!
An amazing performance by an Elephant apparently 'born into a family of circus elephants' perform so skillfully for this audience, and so delicately, that he can even lift a small dog in a basket around and no one bats an eye. What an amazing performance, and what an amazing star.
This Hilarious Video Starts With an Elephant...
In one of the most creative pranks I've ever seen, these poor people are trying to explain to the police that they just saw a huge pink elephant with dots on it! Seriously, YOU try to explain that one. Do You See a Pink Elephant?
Incredible Baby Elephant Rescue!
Incredible Baby Elephant Rescue! touching, good news, animal, elephant, rescue This eight months old elephant calf fell into a sticky mud well and couldn't get out. His mother tried to get him but the mud proved too slippery.
The Six Elephants - Ancient Myth with a Moral!
"So what is an elephant like?" Asked the curious blind villagers. The first man, who touched the elephant's chest said: "The elephant is built like a huge, sturdy wall!" "Nonsense!"
Baby Elephant + Water = Adorable Fun!
Few things in this world can compete with the sheer happiness of a baby elephant around mud or water, with its tail wagging and stumpy legs pumping, you can almost see the childlike smile on its face!
Ever Hear the Tale of the 6 Elephants?
It can be argued that truth is a subjective matter. What may be obvious and clear to me, might actually be a lie to you, and vice versa. It all depends on what you know as being tangible and factua..
What An Elephant Attack looks Like!
Professional safari guide Johann Lombard experienced something like never before - while shooting some photos of elephants from what he thought was a safe distance... What An Elephant Attack looks Like!
Why Elephants Are More Resilient to Cancer Than Mice
Why Elephants Are More Resilient to Cancer Than Mice animals, video, science, health, small, cancer, mice, whales, large, immunity, Kurzgesagt, interesting information Scientists have made a curious observation - large animals, like elephants, are a lot less likely to get cancer than small ones, and
An Elephant Never Forgets to Mourn - Incredible Story!
They say that an elephant never forgets, and after reading this story, you may believe it too. Last week there was a terrible tragedy as a train derailed near the village of Matari in East India. The train hit, and killed, an elephant that was walking nearby with its herd.
These Reserve Keepers Formed Lifelong Bonds with Elephants
The Sheldrick Wildlife Trust does amazing work at rescuing orphaned elephants and preparing them for life back in the wild.
These Little Elephant Calves Just Melted My Heart!
Elephants in zoos have worked together to take advantage of this, by having many act as lookouts as another undoes the lock. Or, in one instance, an elephant feigned injury as a distraction, while another elephant helped the others escape.
Wild Nature: Young Elephant Fends Off 14 Lions Unharmed
Today I found out there are warriors among the elephant race. This brave young elephant will not go down to the devastatingly superior numbers of this group of hungry lionesses. He kept his cool, kept them from surrounding him, and showed them what kind of animal they tangled with.
WATCH: These Two Elephants Meet After 20 Years...
These elephants used to be friends back in the circus. Now, after being apart for 20 years, they finally meet again. The first time I saw this video – I'll admit to crying like a little baby. An Elephant Never Forgets!
Watch This Mother Elephant Get Help to Save Her Baby
Elephants are even more poignant in their familial caring and parental responsibility, and so this poor elephant mother is besides herself worrying about her little one who has fallen down a hole. She alerts humans nearby that she needs help and indeed she gets it.