Elephant Hair Helps Keep Them Cool

The Daily Telegraph2012-10-21:                      Elephants use the hair on their skin to help them stay cool, new research has revealed.   Image 1 of 2 The elephant’s large ears are known to help them stay cool, but new research has shown their sparse hair does too Photo: ALAMY   Image 1 of 2 Elephants have sparse hair on their skin and particularly their heads which helps them stay cool Photo: Tejas Soni/Solent News 9:15AM BST 21 Oct 2012 Comments…                  more »

Male African Bush Elephant in Serengeti.Photo: Creative Commons ( African Bush Elephant)

About narhvalur

Environmentalist, Animal Lover, Birder,Equastrian
This entry was posted in Animal Behaviour, Wildlife and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to Elephant Hair Helps Keep Them Cool

  1. Arpon Files says:

    Interesante conocimiento!!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s