Mar 11, 2014 by Sci-News.com

According to a study of wild African elephants (Loxodonta africana) in Kenya published in the open-access journal PLoS ONE, elephants produce alarm calls...

Feb 19, 2014 by Sci-News.com

A study led by Dr Joshua Plotnik from Mahidol University and the Think Elephants International has found that Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) console...

Nov 2, 2012 by Natali Anderson

According to an international team of biologists, an Asian elephant named Koshik can imitate human speech. This image shows Dr Angela Stoeger and Dr Daniel...

Aug 2, 2012 by Natali Anderson

A team of scientists from Germany, Austria and the United States, has found that elephants rely on the same mechanism that produces speech in humans –...

May 9, 2012 by Enrico de Lazaro

Researchers from the Natural History Museum in UK have identified the world’s smallest species of mammoth known to date. The Cretan dwarf mammoth may...

Sep 15, 2011 by Natali Anderson

A study led by Stanford University researchers at a waterhole in Namibia, shows that in years of low rainfall, when resources are scarce, some male elephants...