India 'smoking' elephant video goes viral - BBC News

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A video of the animal blowing out ash from a fire has baffled wildlife experts around the world.
Scientists say further study is needed to fully understand the animal's behaviour.
Credit: Vinay Kumar, Wildlife Conservation Society of India

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While India launches another heavy satellite, THIS is the best our BBC came up with.

Author β€” Arpit Sharma

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Weed doesn't discriminate anyone (social animal to wild animal) πŸ˜‚πŸ˜

Author β€” GOD FATHER

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I knew soon after Ganguly's video, they gonna make a some animal's video to show india as a wierd country. Glad uk is in decline now with regular islamic jihadis bombing themselves all over uk.

Author β€” G Joeye

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What will happen if elephant smoke to much weed ???? πŸ˜•πŸ€”




Elefaint 😁😁

Author β€” Nirajan

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I am from south India, it's local knowledge that, wild elephants come in search of ashes and ate it.

Author β€” pradeepkumar kannan

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Unsubscribed for such Nonsense Shame on you to call Yourself a news broadcasting channel

Author β€” Zero Sternritter

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That's not charcoal. That's actually because of a mushroom which releases smoke like thing when ingested. Search it up!

Author β€” Ishika Khandelwal

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It's caused by a mushroom it smokes when it is frushed

Author β€” Man of Culture Allanzo

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simple its need to clean stomach. ash where good contain of carbon such kill bacteria.

Author β€” CHANDRA HASAN

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Did they take this from daily dose of internet?

Author β€” melfakir elfakir

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Eating mushrooms, puff of spores released... delicious biology :)
Daily dose of Internet.

Author β€” SunnySide Up

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"Smoking is injurious to health."

-- Said no elephant 🐘 ever. 🌚

Author β€” Kitty S

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Now thats an elephant i would want to be friends with

Author β€” xSynomical

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A clear case of Novichok poisoning if ever I saw one going by the suspected assumptions I've made:)

Author β€” Samantha W

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Didn't know there were elephants in Telford.

Author β€” AWResistance

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It's so obvious. The big guy's smoking weed.

Author β€” George Tow

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This really needed _'Hits From The Bong'_ playing in the background.

Author β€” Yoruichi The Extra Terrestrial

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The elephant is trying to eat a burning charcoal!

Author β€” Kay Jay

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Leave the Elephant alone he knows 4/20 is around the corner let him practice

Author β€” Vipersmack 13

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damn thats something i havent seen before

Author β€” Wesley Cooper