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The Swedish King greets the three months old elephant baby Namsai. To the right is Namsai’s mother Bua and to the left Saonoi.

Royal elephants expecting a baby

2016-11-09 - Kolmorden, Sweden

Kolmården in Sweden, the largest zoo in the Nordics, has (on 14 October 2016) announced with great pleasure that King Karl XVI Gustaf€s Bua elephant cow is pregnant. The father of the prospective calf is none other than Danish Queen Margrethe€s elephant bull Tonsak.



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By drilling into mammoth tusks and other remains, researchers now have the the extinct creatures

Mammoth genome sequence completed

2015-04-23 - Stockholm, Sweden

A US team is already attempting to study the animals´ characteristics by inserting mammoth genes into elephant stem cells. The new genome study has been published in the Journal Current Biology, Dr Love Dalén at the Swedish Museum of Natural History in Stockholm told BBC



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Researchers analyzed tissues from 88 bone, tooth, and tusk samples to add to the existing genetic data set of woolly mammoths.

New Woolly Mammoth Lineage Discovered

2013-09-11 - Stockholm, Sweden

A previously unknown European lineage of woolly mammoths once plodded Earth, suggest new DNA analyses, which also provide new evidence for the role of climate change in the animal´s ultimate extinction. a team of researchers based at the Swedish Museum of Natural History in Stockholm has analyzed a suite of 88 new DNA samples from woolly mammoth museum specimens ranging from Europe to North America.



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Despite Mammoth Blood Discovery, Cloning Still Unlikely

2013-06-02 - Stockholm, Sweden

Despite the recent discovery of a stunningly preserved mammoth, the odds of scientists using it to clone a real-life mammoth anytime soon are still low, experts say. "To clone a mammoth by finding intact cells - and, more importantly, an intact genome - is going to be exceptionally difficult, likely impossible," said Love Daln, a paleogeneticist at the Swedish Museum of Natural History. "Finding this mammoth makes it slightly less impossible."



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137, 278 people visit Elephant News every year

2012-11-26 - Stockholm, Sweden

137, 278 people visited the Elephant www.elephant-news.com during 25 nov 2011-25 nov 2012, according to Cluster map, which is about 376 visitors per day.



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1200 people visit elephant.se every day

2012-11-26 - Stockholm, Sweden

438, 244 people visited the elephant database at elephant.se during 25 nov 2011-25 nov 2012, according to Cluster map, which is about 1200 visitors per day. Apr 500 from USA, 180 from UK, 95 from Canada, followed by India, Australia, Germany, Sri Lanka and Netherlands. Other countries represented less than 25 visitors/day.



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Latest about EEHV - Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus

2012-10-30 - Kolmarden, Sweden

With kind assistance of Professor Gary S. Hayward, Ph D. Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Elephant.se page about EEHV - Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus is updated to latest level. (Database records of deceased elephants due to Herpes Virus, is presented further down the page)



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PAWS threatens to sue me? Heres the laywers letter.

2012-10-17 - Kolmarden, Sweden

I have spoken out loudly against the idea of bringing healthy elephants from Toronto zoo, to PAWS, a Tuberculosis infected "sanctuary" in northern California. Now PAWS threatens to sue me. Only in In 2002, PAWS spent $67,000 in legal fees, according to its income tax return.



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Bua on walk outside the enclosure in 2009, with keeper Dan Koehl.

Swedish kings elephant Bua pregnant through AI

2012-03-20 - Kolmarden, Sweden

Bua, a gift from the king of Thailand, to the king of Sweden, living in Kolmarden Zoo since 2004, is pregnant through artificial insemination, performed by Dr. Thomas Hildebrandt and Dr. Frank Goeritz from The Leibniz-Institute of Zoo and Wildlife Research in Berlin. Sperm donor is Raja in Woburn safari park, UK.



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Chipperfield to Ringling Brothers Barnum & Baileys Circus in U.S.A.

2011-11-17 - Kolmarden, Sweden

What started with a 100 year old picture of 12 Chipperfield elephants in Clonmel railway station, Tipperary, during tour in Ireland in 1952, has developed into an ambitious effort to research all their elephants from 1947.Inspired by this story about about travels, I pack my trunk and leave with air to Bangkok, for a five months journey in Asia, soon comes here pictures and reports from the elephant roundup in Surin!



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2016-11-09-Kolmorden
Royal elephants expecting a baby
2015-04-23-Stockholm
Mammoth genome sequence completed
2013-09-11-Stockholm
New Woolly Mammoth Lineage Discovered
2013-06-02-Stockholm
Despite Mammoth Blood Discovery, Cloning Still Unlikely
2012-11-26-Stockholm
137, 278 people visit Elephant News every year
2012-11-26-Stockholm
1200 people visit elephant.se every day
2012-10-30-Kolmarden
Latest about EEHV - Elephant endotheliotropic herpes virus
2012-10-17-Kolmarden
PAWS threatens to sue me? Heres the laywers letter.
2012-03-20-Kolmarden
Swedish kings elephant Bua pregnant through AI
2011-11-17-Kolmarden
Chipperfield to Ringling Brothers Barnum & Baileys Circus in U.S.A.
2010-10-03-Kolmarden
Elephant News on Facebook!
2010-09-01-Kolm˚rden
Largest online elephant database now includes more than 6000 elephants spanning 1200 years.
2009-10-25-Kolmarden
5000 news about elephants in the searchable database
2009-09-25-Kolm˚rden
The elephant database has now 5000 records
2009-06-08-Kolmarden
Elephant Conservation Science and Veterinary Medicine Group