All Posts Tagged With: "giraffes"

Moment of Impact: Photos: Inside the Moment: Giraffe

To keep it from becoming light-headed, the giraffe’s elastic blood vessels contain a series of valves to control blood flow when the animal lifts and lowers its head.

Feb 8th, 2010 | Comments

Tall Blondes: Download Wallpaper

Download wallpaper for your desktop from NATURE's "Tall Blondes."

Oct 25th, 2002 | Comments

Tall Blondes: Giraffe Translocation

When populations grow too large for the available habitat, or farmers want the animals off their lands, African governments and landowners increasingly seek to move the animals to other, more hospitable, lands.

Oct 25th, 2002 | Comments

Tall Blondes: Silent Sentinels?

In recent years, new techniques and technologies have allowed scientists to listen more carefully -- and realize that giraffes may be talking after all.

Oct 25th, 2002 | Comments

Tall Blondes: Introduction

Lynn Sherr, the award-winning correspondent for ABC TV's 20/20 newsmagazine, went to Africa for the first time in 1973 and fell in love -- with giraffes.

Oct 25th, 2002 | Comments

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