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Where to see penguins around the world

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
A cruise to the Antarctic Peninsula, taking in the Falklands and South Georgia en route, should produce half-a-dozen species, including huge colonies of king penguins, plus adélies, gentoos, chinstraps and rockhoppers.
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World Penguin Day: 10 Fun Facts About The Tux-Wearing Flightless Birds

Tech Times - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
The emperor penguin, which stands between 36 and 44 inches tall, is the largest of all penguin species in the world. The emperor penguin is perhaps also the most popular of all penguin species that have graced many animated films, including Disney's ...
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Ancient fossils reveal when giant penguins ruled the Earth

International Business Times UK - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
A study of penguin fossils has opened up new perspectives regarding the long history of the animal's presence in Australia.
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PLOS Paleo Community

PLoS Blogs (blog) - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
These days, there is just a single species of penguin living in Australia, the little penguin, Eudyptula minor. And yes, they are totally as cute as the name suggests!

Australia was once teeming with giant penguins

Washington Post - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
On Australia's southern coast, there lives a diminutive species of bird known as the "fairy penguin." They're slate blue and barely more than a foot tall.

In touch with reality

The Mercury - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
“Or in the middle of an Emperor penguin colony in the Antarctic,” he goes on. “That would be something.” Of course, it's not as easy as it sounds or looks.

Australia was once home to giant penguins nearly five feet tall

Tyler Morning Telegraph - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
These guys were nearly five feet tall - 50 percent bigger than the largest living penguin, the Emperor - and had long, spearlike beaks.

Make saving the penguins a priority

Chicago Tribune - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
Climate change is a growing concern for penguins that live in Antarctica, such as the emperor penguin and the Adelie penguin.

The Aesthetics of Antarctic Architecture

Antarctic Sun - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Now not much more than a few mounds of stones, it was built in the winter of 1911 when a team led by Edward Wilson sought to recover the first emperor penguin eggs. In it the team weathered a hurricane-force blizzard that blew their tents away, leaving ...

Studying penguins is so much fun

The West Milford Messenger - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
RINGWOOD - Melody Clark's second grade class at Ringwood Christian School knows all about penguins. That's because her students spent a full month studying penguins.

Fade to white: Philip Hensher's short stories emphasise the freedom of his novels

New Statesman - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
Hensher was right to emphasise in the Penguin collection that stories were written to be read in isolation but he unwittingly identified the central problem with the book he was introducing.

Senior Carah Austin presents a passion for penguins

The Butler Collegian - ‎Apr 20, 2016‎
Butler senior Carah Austin loved penguins since she was a little girl, all thanks to a life-sized emperor penguin stuffed animal her dad bought her.
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The Image That Became Part of Bhagat Singh's Enduring Appeal

The Wire - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
The young revolutionary - he was just twenty-one when he posed for the photograph - stares calmly into the camera, as if to defy the empire and the weighty charges that are about to be brought against him, namely, that he had been engaged in conspiracy ...

Genius of Birds book reveals the amazing brainpower of birds

Daily Mail - ‎Apr 20, 2016‎
Their brains differ in size, of course: from the Cuban emerald hummingbird's, which is less than five-thousandths of an ounce, to 1.6 oz for an emperor penguin. That's still insignificant compared with the 3 lb of an average human brain . . . or 17 lb ...
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Spoilt for choice, like a kid in a candy store

New Statesman - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
At one point in his introduction to the two-volume Penguin Book of the British Short Story, which was published at the end of last year to a chorus of praise (what a feast!
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The new Jungle Book film is not quite a remake - but not quite original

New Statesman - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
At one point in his introduction to the two-volume Penguin Book of the British Short Story, which was published at the end of last year to a chorus of praise (what a feast!

Perishable Crowns

Vision Insights and New Horizons - ‎Apr 20, 2016‎
Devotees of the god sought judgment from his priestess, the Pythia, and when favorable, they “returned home wearing a crown of laurel,” according to the Penguin Dictionary of Symbols. Another part of Apollo's myth credits him with instituting the ...

Attraction: Zoo Babies

Cincinnati CityBeat - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
... more will be on exhibit throughout the month of May. Gasp and squeal in the presence of more than a dozen babies, including Bowie the penguin in the Children's Zoo; Dale the takin at Wildlife Canyon; Boca the alligator in Manatee Springs; and ...

Alienation, Hitman: Episode 2, Walking Dead Michonne: Episode 3, more added to PS Store

Warp Zoned - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Sony's Launch Party promotion reached the end with yesterday's addition of Alienation to the PlayStation Store. Developed by marquee game developer Housemarque, the PS4 game is a twin-stick shooter where up to four players can try to save Earth from a ...

DE BLASIO's interested donors -- CUOMO's ever-present aide -- PRINCE tributes

Politico - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
Andrew Kirtzman, former NY1 anchor, author of Rudy: Emperor of the City, and president of Kirtzman Strategies ... Kevin Powell, former congressional candidate, author and motivational speaker … Cynthia Doty, Democratic activist .... Previously, she ...
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