8 of the Biggest Animals in the world

By Manish Choudhary

1. Blue Whale

Earth's largest animal, reaching up to 100 feet (30 meters) and weighing around 200 tons.

2. African Elephant

The biggest land animal, with males weighing up to 14,000 pounds (6,350 kilograms).

3. Asian Elephant

Slightly smaller than the African elephant but still massive, with males weighing up to 11,000 pounds (5,000 kilograms).

4. Southern Elephant Seal

The largest seal, males weigh as much as 8,800 pounds (4,000 kilograms) and can be 20 feet (6 meters) long.

5. Giraffe

Tallest land animal, with males reaching heights of up to 18 feet (5.5 meters).

6. Saltwater Crocodile

The biggest living reptile, males can reach lengths of up to 23 feet (7 meters) and weigh over 2,200 pounds (1,000 kilograms).

7. Ostrich

The largest bird, standing over 9 feet (2.7 meters) tall and weighing up to 340 pounds (154 kilograms).

8. Polar Bear

Earth's largest land carnivore, with males weighing up to 1,500 pounds (680 kilograms) or more.