Emperor penguins’ first journey to sea

Antarctica. Photo source: ©© Benjamin Dumas


New research reveals the previously unknown behaviors of juvenile Emperor penguins in their critical early months when they leave their birth colony.

Emperor penguins are particularly vulnerable to climate change because their life cycles are so dependent on sea ice…

Read Full Article; WHOI (01-17-2019)

Why more female penguins are washing up dead in South America; BBC News (01-08-2019)
Every year, thousands of penguins become stranded on South America’s coast – with females three times more likely to wash up dead or injured than males…