By Naturenomics Team
Fri, 01/20/2017 - 09:25

During the hot summer months, there's nothing quite like a nice refreshing and cooling dip in a pool. Isn't it? Elephants feel the same way!


An Elephant's skin despite being thick has a rich nerve providing and can even notice a fly sit on it!

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By Naturenomics Team
Fri, 01/20/2017 - 09:19

Did you know that Elephants have one of the longest gestation periods?

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By Naturenomics Team
Fri, 01/20/2017 - 08:59

It's neither the mass, nor the big ears, which makes the elephant so likeable for most people, but it's the Trunk!

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By Naturenomics Team
Thu, 10/13/2016 - 05:53
African and Indian elephants: what is the difference between them? It appears that there are plenty of them. Check them out and be aware.
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By Naturenomics Team
Wed, 08/31/2016 - 05:23

Fun Facts

  • Asian elephants can tear down trees or pick up a blade of grass with their trunks.
  • Elephants have the largest brain of any land mammal. In fact, of all land mammals, they have    greatest volume of cerebral cortex available for cognitive processing.
  • An elephant’s trunk has more than 40,000 muscles, more than all the muscles in a human body! Asian elephants have a gestation period of almost 22 months—the longest of any animal. Calves often nurse for two to four years.
  • Asian elephants communicate via rumbles, bellows, and moans.
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By Naturenomics Team
Tue, 08/09/2016 - 08:24
When an elephant drinks, it sucks as much as 2 gallons (7.5 liters) of water into its trunk at a time. Then it curls its trunk under, sticks the tip of its trunk into its mouth, and blows. Out comes the water, right down the elephant's throat.
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