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Image of penguins 'hugging' wins photography prize
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# Flipper In Flipper

Image of penguins 'hugging' wins photography prize

Dec 23rd 2020, 5:11 PM 46,996 Views 14 Comments

Tobias Baumgaertner won the Ocean Photography Awards’ community choice prize for the image of the birds in Melbourne.

BBC nature team defends decision to intervene and save mother and baby emperor penguins
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# Dynasties

BBC nature team defends decision to intervene and save mother and baby emperor penguins

Nov 20th 2018, 2:47 PM 46,340 Views 28 Comments

The decision broke a principle of nature film-making to observe but not interfere.

David Harbour really wanted to dance with penguins, so Twitter helped him out
# Dad Dancing
# Dad Dancing

David Harbour really wanted to dance with penguins, so Twitter helped him out

Jan 23rd 2018, 4:00 PM 2,957 Views 1 Comment

Someone think of the gifs.

Mass starvation kills all but two penguin chicks in Antarctic colony
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# Adelie Penguins

Mass starvation kills all but two penguin chicks in Antarctic colony

Oct 13th 2017, 9:56 PM 31,222 Views 26 Comments

The thousands of death has been called a “breeding failure” by experts.

7,000 year old penguin poo reveals volcanic eruptions almost wiped out Antarctic sea bird colony
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# Innovative Technique

7,000 year old penguin poo reveals volcanic eruptions almost wiped out Antarctic sea bird colony

Apr 16th 2017, 11:30 AM 11,531 Views 11 Comments

The changes in penguin populations had been linked to climate change.

Galway wants to open Ireland's first 'penguinarium' so penguins can "hang out"
# In A Flap
# In A Flap

Galway wants to open Ireland's first 'penguinarium' so penguins can "hang out"

Feb 23rd 2017, 7:20 PM 6,435 Views 2 Comments

PENGWENGS!

Investigation launched after seven penguins drown in Canadian zoo
# Suspicious Deaths
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# Suspicious Deaths

Investigation launched after seven penguins drown in Canadian zoo

Dec 9th 2016, 2:38 PM 12,463 Views 16 Comments

The director of animal care at the Calgary zoo said it was “devastating news”.

This video of three penguins having insane relationship drama is taking over the internet
# Penguin Love Triangle
# Penguin Love Triangle

This video of three penguins having insane relationship drama is taking over the internet

Nov 5th 2016, 1:47 PM 6,277 Views 0 Comments

Pingu it ain’t.

PHOTOS: London Zoo is doing its annual weigh-in
# Tipping The Scales
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# Tipping The Scales

PHOTOS: London Zoo is doing its annual weigh-in

Aug 25th 2016, 6:09 PM 15,098 Views 8 Comments

It helps zookeepers monitor the animals’ health and well-being.

Take a break and watch these wriggly baby penguins being weighed
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# Take A Break

Take a break and watch these wriggly baby penguins being weighed

Apr 8th 2016, 10:56 AM 11,852 Views 0 Comments

They’re called Wotsit, Frazzle, Cheeto and Quaver.

An iceberg twice the size of Limerick city has killed 150,000 penguins
# Landlocked
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# Landlocked

An iceberg twice the size of Limerick city has killed 150,000 penguins

Feb 14th 2016, 6:33 PM 51,619 Views 55 Comments

The iceberg’s grounding left penguins having to walk more than 60 kilometres to find food.

16 amazing photos from a penguinologist's lens
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# P-p-perfect

16 amazing photos from a penguinologist's lens

May 31st 2015, 2:00 PM 16,421 Views 29 Comments

Little is known about the habits and behaviors…

Three penguin chicks stolen from Norwegian aquarium
# Snatched
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# Snatched

Three penguin chicks stolen from Norwegian aquarium

May 18th 2015, 4:37 PM 6,611 Views 11 Comments

The park manager said he fears the chicks may now be dead as it was too early for them to be away from their parents.

Just some little penguins, wandering adorably around an aquarium
# Penguin Parade
# Penguin Parade

Just some little penguins, wandering adorably around an aquarium

Apr 13th 2015, 7:34 AM 2,803 Views 0 Comments

Because it’s Monday.

Looking for a summer job? How about working as a postmaster in Antarctica? From TheJournal.ie

Looking for a summer job? How about working as a postmaster in Antarctica?

Mar 2nd 2015, 9:47 PM 12,919 Views 9 Comments

That’s what Anthony Galvin is hoping to do later this year.

The oldest man in Australia spends his time knitting tiny jumpers for tiny penguins
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# P-p-pick Up

The oldest man in Australia spends his time knitting tiny jumpers for tiny penguins

Feb 11th 2015, 8:02 PM 29,522 Views 16 Comments

We’ll take one penguin and one jumper, please.

The oldest man in Australia spends his time knitting tiny jumpers for tiny penguins
# Where's Me Jumper
# Where's Me Jumper

The oldest man in Australia spends his time knitting tiny jumpers for tiny penguins

Feb 11th 2015, 6:03 PM 6,427 Views 4 Comments

SQUEEE.

Benedict Cumberbatch is in a penguin film, but he still can't pronounce 'penguins'
# Pengwings
# Pengwings

Benedict Cumberbatch is in a penguin film, but he still can't pronounce 'penguins'

Dec 30th 2014, 10:32 AM 3,319 Views 1 Comment

Why does this keep happening to him?

Ah nothing, just some penguins in tiny Santa suits
# Pengweng
# Pengweng

Ah nothing, just some penguins in tiny Santa suits

Dec 18th 2014, 8:06 AM 3,270 Views 1 Comment

As if penguins could get any cuter.

Seals are having sex with penguins - and there are videos to prove it
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# Like Antarctic Monkeys

Seals are having sex with penguins - and there are videos to prove it

Nov 19th 2014, 9:58 AM 40,084 Views 83 Comments

Researchers say it is sexual harassment.

Listen to Benedict Cumberbatch failing to say 'penguins'
# Pengwings
# Pengwings

Listen to Benedict Cumberbatch failing to say 'penguins'

Sep 26th 2014, 7:37 AM 8,424 Views 3 Comments

“Pengwings.”

Just three penguins, having a slap fight
# Slap Happy
# Slap Happy

Just three penguins, having a slap fight

Aug 16th 2014, 8:55 AM 3,789 Views 1 Comment

“You having a larf, mate? You having a giggle?”

Meet Ireland's first ever gentoo penguin chick
# Dingle Oceanworld
# Dingle Oceanworld

Meet Ireland's first ever gentoo penguin chick

Jul 23rd 2014, 2:42 PM 8,164 Views 6 Comments

The tiny bundle of joy was born at Dingle Oceanworld.

Do you find turn-by-turn directions a bit boring? Try following penguins instead
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# Ice-breaker

Do you find turn-by-turn directions a bit boring? Try following penguins instead

Jul 21st 2014, 8:00 PM 12,182 Views 7 Comments

A Tokyo aquarium have designed the navigation app to draw in visitors.

Singapore national library to destroy LGBT-themed children's books
# Books
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# Books

Singapore national library to destroy LGBT-themed children's books

Jul 11th 2014, 11:57 AM 8,046 Views 24 Comments

Library says three books are contrary to its “pro-family” stance.

A wedding could be on the cards for Ireland's first gay penguins
# Missy And Penelope
# Missy And Penelope

A wedding could be on the cards for Ireland's first gay penguins

Apr 3rd 2014, 2:00 PM 13,671 Views 37 Comments

Two female penguins, Penelope and Missy, are nesting together in Dingle Oceanworld.

These penguins hilariously tripping over a rope are your life
# Ropey
# Ropey

These penguins hilariously tripping over a rope are your life

Mar 21st 2014, 7:36 AM 4,738 Views 5 Comments

Every. Single. Day.

Sad penguins given antidepressants because the British weather is so awful
# Unhappy Feet
# Unhappy Feet

Sad penguins given antidepressants because the British weather is so awful

Feb 8th 2014, 8:56 AM 13,107 Views 22 Comments

The birds are “under treatment for stress” after all the rain.

Penguins living together at Israeli Zoo discovered to be 'lesbians'
# Love Is Love
# Love Is Love

Penguins living together at Israeli Zoo discovered to be 'lesbians'

Dec 20th 2013, 6:00 PM 17,737 Views 77 Comments

Staff had assumed Suki and Chupchikoni were a male and female pair.

Adorable penguins go on Christmas stroll dressed as Santa
# Pingu
# Pingu

Adorable penguins go on Christmas stroll dressed as Santa

Dec 19th 2013, 8:39 AM 2,547 Views 1 Comment

Oh, NOTHING, just some penguins dressed up as Santa and Christmas trees.

The burning question*: Are Penguins chocolate bars or biscuits?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The burning question*: Are Penguins chocolate bars or biscuits?

May 27th 2013, 2:30 PM 21,857 Views 72 Comments

It’s Monday, so let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

Oh, just some newborn penguins...
# Happy Feet
# Happy Feet

Oh, just some newborn penguins...

Apr 18th 2013, 4:30 PM 2,225 Views 0 Comments

… named after Dr Who characters.

Whose Christmas dinner is this?
# Happy Fishmas
# Happy Fishmas

Whose Christmas dinner is this?

Dec 20th 2012, 12:09 PM 6,351 Views 2 Comments

What? No stuffing?

VIDEO: So it turns out baby penguins really like being tickled
# Work Can Wait
# Work Can Wait

VIDEO: So it turns out baby penguins really like being tickled

Aug 24th 2012, 1:01 PM 951 Views 0 Comments

We’re just warning you: cute overload.

London Zoo keepers weigh and measure 16,000 animals
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

London Zoo keepers weigh and measure 16,000 animals

Aug 22nd 2012, 2:23 PM 6,736 Views 8 Comments

There’s just no such thing as privacy anymore.

Canucks and Penguins win to stay alive in NHL playoffs
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# Sid The Kid

Canucks and Penguins win to stay alive in NHL playoffs

Apr 19th 2012, 1:30 PM 180 Views 1 Comment

Pittsburgh score eight unanswered goals to beat the Flyers after being on the brink of elimination last night.

Extinct 'giant penguin' species reconstructed from fossils
# Giant Penguin
# Giant Penguin

Extinct 'giant penguin' species reconstructed from fossils

Feb 29th 2012, 1:25 PM 3,177 Views 13 Comments

Bones of the ‘Kairuku’, extinct for about 26 million years, were discovered in New Zealand 35 years ago.

It wasn't all bad: 13 'good news' stories from 2011
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# Review 2011

It wasn't all bad: 13 'good news' stories from 2011

Dec 25th 2011, 4:00 PM 6,028 Views 14 Comments

The nicer side of the news…

Toronto zoo's 'gay penguin' gets a girlfriend
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# Penguins

Toronto zoo's 'gay penguin' gets a girlfriend

Dec 13th 2011, 6:10 PM 5,457 Views 10 Comments

Success for Buddy but his ‘friend’ Pedro has not yet been as lucky…

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