Science • Animals
2020-09-22T12:00:01+00:00

Botswana: Mystery death of elephants solved

Earlier this year, hundreds of elephants in northwestern Botswana inexplicably died. The government now states that their death was due to a neurological disorder caused by water contaminated by toxic blue-green algae.

It's unclear why the contaminated water only affected elephants and not other animals.

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