FACTS ABOUT ELEPHANTS’ BODIES 1) African Bush Elephants are the largest land animals in the world. Males can grow up to 13 feet tall at the shoulders, measure up to 30 feet from trunk to tail, and weigh up to 14,000 pounds. Perhaps that explains why Elephants are the ONLY mammals that cannot jump! 2) An elephant’s trunk weighs around 400 … Continue reading Interesting Facts About African Elephants You Did Not Know!
Rising majestically above the African plains, the 20,000-foot Mt. Kilimanjaro has beckoned to climbers since the first recorded summit in 1889. Here are 10 interesting facts to help inspire your own future summit: 10. Mount Kilimanjaro is the tallest mountain on the African continent and the highest free-standing mountain in the world. 9. Kilimanjaro has three … Continue reading Ten Interesting Facts about Mt. Kilimanjaro