The "Asian Elephant" was taking a bath when the American photographer "Jeff Yonover" caught him. Yonover managed to portray the exact moment when the elephant's trunk served as a "snorkel". [Photo by ~Jeff Yonover~] 120909
Rajan is the last known salt water swimming elephant on Earth. He lives on Havelock Island, in the Andamans, India with his mahout, or caretaker. He and many others were once employed to swim logs from the outer islands. He is now the only survivor.
In ice condition: Amazingly preserved woolly mammoth found frozen in Siberia goes on display in Tokyo. Female woolly mammoth was found frozen in a Siberian ice tomb in May. The creature will be on display in Tokyo until September . Blood sample found at t