Offbeat Pictures of The Week - May 9


Elephant's lower jaws are displayed outside the Save the Elephants... News PhotoActress,Animal,Dead Animal,Elephant,Environmental Conservation,Horizontal,Human Interest,Ivory,Ivory Trade,Kenya,Li Bingbing,Samburu,United NationsPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPElephant's lower jaws are displayed outside the Save the Elephants centre in Samburu game reserve on May 8, 2013. The jaws belong to a mixture of both poached elephants and elephants who have died of natural causes. The jaws can be used to determine the age and sex of the elephant after it dies. UNEP goodwill ambassador and Chinese actress Li Bingbing was on an official visit in Kenya to highlight issues of Africa's poaching crisis. AFP PHOTO/Carl de Souza (Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)