Elephants Escape From Circus

Elephants Escape From Circus

Three elephants escaped from a circus in St. Charles, Missouri on Saturday. The elephants escaped from the back of the circus arena and wandered through a parking lot. They were able to be corralled by the elephant trainers. The elephants are part of the Moolah Shrine Circus, which is run by the Royal Hanneford Circus. […]

Elephants More Compassionate Than Humans?

Elephants More Compassionate Than Humans?

In recent years in parts of India, including the region of West Bengal, there has been more tension in what is regarded as an elephant/man conflict. There have been reported alterations in the patterns of land use by humans. That is, more people have been encroaching on more land traditionally inhabited by elephants, and in […]

Elephants Grasp on the Human Language

Elephants Grasp on the Human Language

It would seem that those big ears are not just for show as elephants can do so much more with them than just listen. It has been discovered that an elephant can figure out an individual’s gender, ethnicity and even differentiate between languages. Humans use sounds to understand the world around them. There is a […]