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Did animals sense approaching disaster? by Nirmal Ghosh BANGKOK - STORIES of wildlife sensing the approach of the tsunamis and fleeing to safer ground are prompting scientists to take a closer look at the instinctual bonds that enable animals to feel the pulse of nature. But because hard data on animal behaviour is still scarce, most scientists prefer to rely on expensive technology to sense earthquakes and tsunamis while seeking other explanations for the behaviour of birds and animals. In Sri Lanka's Yala National Park, located on its eastern coast, the Dec 26 tsunamis took the lives of scores of tourists. But the wildlife suffered almost no casualties. The elephants, wild boar, deer, monkeys and others had moved inland to avoid the killer waves. Another example is from Thailand's ravaged Phang Nga province, where 4,000 lives were lost. A group of elephants kept by a res...

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