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Asian Elephants Are Now Being Killed for Their Skin
A lawless zone in northeastern Myanmar has cornered the market in a gruesome good: elephant skin jewellery.
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What The Ban On Elephant Trophies Means
Days after the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service issued a decision to lift the ban on elephant trophy imports from Zimbabwe and Zambia, President Donald Trump has announced he plans to reverse course.
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Watch Elephants Rescue Their Baby From a Pool
Even though the baby could swim, the panicked family rushed to save it.
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Warriors Who Once Feared Elephants Now Protect Them
Trailblazing Samburu communities in northern Kenya have come together to save Elephants
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6 Tips for Better Wildlife Encounters
Experiences with animals can be exhilarating, uplifting, and educational, but they can also be dangerous—for you and the wildlife. Here's how to make the activities sustainable and safe.
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Wounded Elephant Crushes, Kills Trophy Hunter
The deadly incident highlights how dangerous elephants can be when threatened and casts further scrutiny on the practice of trophy hunting.
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Go on Patrol with Elephant Guardians in New 360 Film
The Protectors reveals the dangerous lives of Garamba National Park’s rangers, who face armed poachers and militias nearly every day.
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Why This Male Elephant Attacked a Newborn Calf
An expert explains what confused and irritated this adult male elephant, leading it to attack a recently-born calf.
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Video Shows Alleged Elephant Abuse at German Zoo
Zookeepers at the Hannover Adventure Zoo are seen striking three-year-old elephants to make them perform tricks.
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10 Haunting Pictures of Wild Animals at Night
A hidden camera sees animals on the move at night in a way the human eye cannot.
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World's Biggest Ivory Market Shutting Down—What It Means
Today China closes the first of its state-licensed ivory carving factories and retailers, a move conservationists hail as a big step toward saving elephants from extinction.
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In Africa, peace doesn’t come easy, for man or beast. With the civil war that devastated Mozambique finally over, there’s a surprising new army afoot: elephants.

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