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101 Facts… Elephants!
Over 101 amazing facts about these huge animals.
It contains facts, photos and awesome videos that show us more about these fascinating and intelligent creatures.
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Five Quick Facts:
- Only three species of elephants can be found in the world.
- The back of an elephant’s ears are called its knuckles. These are the softest parts on an elephant’s body.
- An elephant’s trunk is as nimble as the tentacles of an octopus and has about 150,000 muscles and tendons.
- They can hold over 4 gallons of water in their trunk at a time.
- Elephants can even paint with their trunks. One elephant named Ruby at the Phoenix Zoo has sold her paintings, the most expensive one sold for $25,000.
A detailed playlist of the videos is listed below.
- One day old baby elephant – BBC Animals
- Maya the elephant’s first 10 days – Planet Earth Live – BBC One
- Elephant babies learning to drink – BBC
- Cute baby elephant trapped in river – BBC Animals
- Wild African elephant with attitute – BBC wildlife
- Mighty Elephant Tree Harvesting – Human Planet – BBC
- Elephants in the Namib desert – Wild Africa – BBC
- Testing Elephants Intelligence – The Zoo Keepers – BBC
- Hannibal’s elephants – BBC
- Awesome Elephant Artist pt1 – Extraordinary Animals – Earth
- Awesome Elephant Artist pt2 – Extraordinary Animals – Earth
- Elephants: up close and personal – Planet Earth Live – BBC One
- Getting Muddy – Elephant Diaries – BBC
- Elephants grieving – BBC wildlife