We meet animals that we have never encountered before, from the long-eared jerboa, whose adorable little face and over-sized ears grace the cover, to the golden-rumped elephant-shrew
, a distant relative of the elephant that is the size of a shrew.
The world is full of quirky creatures, and the elephant-shrew is a perfect example.
Now, scientists have found the largest species of elephant-shrew yet.
With the discovery, the count of elephant-shrew species now stands at sixteen.
Instead, the unmanned camera snapped images of a giant elephant-shrew that looked like a new species.
After hiking through the African jungle for half an hour, they were surprised to find an elephant-shrew lying on the path.