Do Elephants Jump?

by Feldman, David

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Theodore Lustig, at the West Virginia University School of Author: David Feldman. Elephants have many admirable qualities: They have an excellent sense of smell, rarely get cancer and have complex social lives.

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Pop culture guru David Feldman demystifies these questions and much more in Do Elephants Jump. One of the Imponderables(r) series -- the unchallenged source of answers to civilization's everyday mysteries -- and charmingly illustrated by Kassie Schwan, this book provides you with small mysteries that puzzle and amaze us.

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Elephants can't jump, and according to his Father, Mother, and Aunt it has something to do with their knees, and the way they are made, and other things. But Elephant is determined to jump, but no matter what he does he cannot jump.

Finally an incident occurs, that makes Elephant's heart jump for joy, even when his feet never leaves the ground/5. Furthermore, elephants can’t jump at all: It’s hard to say why that is, largely because scientists haven’t specifically studied why elephants can’t jump.

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Elephants can’t jump—and here’s why. By Patrick Monahan Jan. 27,PM. Despite what you may have seen in your Saturday morning cartoons, elephants can’t jump.

Elephants are clever, and despite reams of study on the animals, “there’s more we don’t know about them than we do know,” says Barthel. But we do know that elephants can’t jump.

Like. Elephants do not have any canine teeth at all. Both male and female African elephants have tusks, however, only the male species of the Asian elephant has them. Tusks continue growing for most of the elephants life. They are an age indicator – much like the elephants feet, the age of the elephant can be estimated by observing their tusks.

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Elephants cannot jump. (And you thought it was just Luc Longley.) It is physiologically impossible for them to do so, because of their weight.

I asked how come I see them jump down off platforms, stand on their front legs, and do all kinds of other tricks at the circus, and Tom said that none of these are natural activities for elephants in the.

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Elephant's bio-mechanics cannot support jumping. Putting it lightly "Elephant have skinny legs" Here's my argument I will pick two animals as references, the Rhinoceros (2, kg) and Tyrannosaurus Rex(7, kg) against the Elephant (5, kg).

But the elephant's fear has more to do with the element of surprise than the mouse itself. Theories abound that elephants are afraid of mice because the tiny creatures nibble on their feet or can.

Disney wasn’t lying in The Jungle Book – elephants actually do actually walk in single file when they on the move, for instance while in search of food and water. The calves will sometimes.Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Imponderables Ser.: Do Elephants Jump?

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