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Sunday 10 December 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# Penguin

This year
New Zealand scientists probe mystery illness killing endangered penguins
The mystery respiratory illness first appeared in 20 freshly hatched chicks in 2019.
All time
The 'Tullow Tank' has a book coming out
Sean O’Brien’s ‘Fuel’ will be published on 29 October.
Schmidt says worry about ban led to Toner's World Cup exclusion
The former Ireland head coach has released a book entitled Ordinary Joe.
Appeal lodged after council rejects plan for a penguinarium in Galway
Galway Atlantaquaria is appealing the decision to An Bord Pleanála.
From a 'dreadful' job to publishing her first novel at 54: 'It's life-changing, it really is'
Geraldine Quigley was 54 when her first book was published – and it’s all about growing up in Derry.
'You can't get away from the fact that hurling tends to evoke emotions which are extraordinary in people'
Paul Rouse’s book ‘The Hurlers’ explores the making of the modern game.
Once upon a time, Ireland was full of penguins - here's how they disappeared
No, not the chocolate bars – real penguins. Author Rob Maguire explains.
WATCH: Paul Howard on Ross O'Carroll-Kelly, fame and finding inspiration in Kiely's pub
The author’s latest book is out now.
An ancient New Zealand penguin roughly the same size as Brian O'Driscoll has just been discovered
At 5’10″ and 223 pounds, this penguin may have been a force to be reckoned with on the rugby pitch.
Investigation launched after seven penguins drown in Canadian zoo
The director of animal care at the Calgary zoo said it was “devastating news”.
Superstar Sid Crosby to miss start of NHL season after latest concussion
Concussion is an unavoidable subject for every collision sport.
Fears for South African penguin 'freed' from aquarium
The students who let the penguin out thought they were doing the animal a favour.
This Irish nanny had the most Dublin reaction to the new Snapchat filters
Look at what she’s doing to me Derek…!
Is this German zoo facing an animal serial killer?
A penguin and a sea lion are dead. The deaths are the latest in a string of unfortunate incidents at Dortmund Zoo.
Just some little penguins, wandering adorably around an aquarium
Because it’s Monday.
Penguin started a #YourMum hashtag for Mother's Day but it backfired horribly
It was always going to happen.
Monty the John Lewis penguin just got dumped... via Twitter
Please say it’s a joke. PLEASE.
Baby penguin has a sh** day
We’ve all been there.
Penguin faces backlash over new cover for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
There is no life I know to compare with pure imagination…
Watch this unbearably cute penguin chasing his zookeeper
Look at his flappy little wings! Aw.
Adorable baby penguin meets human for first time
And tries to steal his hat.
Penguin tries to bite dog's tail through Aquarium glass
P-p-p-pick up a dog’s tail.
Judge: Apple conspired to raise prices on e-books
A New York judge has found Apple guilty of price-fixing for ebooks.
Baby penguin is LOVING her first swim at Dublin Zoo
Meet Chloe, the new arrival.
Penguin and Random House book publishers set to merge
The joint venture, to be known as Penguin Random House, will be the leading publisher of English-language books but could late interest from Rupert Murdoch scupper the deal?
7 reasons why you should look at this baby orangutan
Born a few days ago at Chester Zoo. Look at his little face.
'Gay' penguin couple await the birth of baby in Madrid
After building a nest every year for the past six years, Madrid’s Inca and Rayas are finally ready to welcome a chick.
'Blind drunk' tourists fined $1,000 for stealing penguin from theme park
Rhys Owen Jones, 21, and Keri Mules, 20, pleaded guilty to stealing a penguin from an Australian Sea World last month.
US government suing Apple and publishers over e-book prices
The Department of Justice alleges that Apple and some of the world’s biggest publishers conspired to fix the price of e-books.
Ancient croc discovered in Dorset - and we had them here too
An unknown species was recently discovered in the UK, but Irish waters once had crocodiles and beasts of all sorts.
Penguin breaks out of Tokyo aquarium
Run Penguin, Run. A penguin is at large after making a jailbird escape from Tokyo Aquarium.
Brian O'Driscoll to pen autobiography with Paul Kimmage
Award-winning writer has signed up to work with Ireland’s talismanic skipper.
Toronto zoo's 'gay penguin' gets a girlfriend
Success for Buddy but his ‘friend’ Pedro has not yet been as lucky…
EU investigates Apple, publishers over e-book sales
Apple, Penguin and four other publishers are being investigated for possible breaches of the EU’s competition rules.
Happy Feet the Penguin is lost once more
Fears for Happy Feet are growing as the confused penguin’s GPS tracker is no longer working. We’re hoping he hasn’t been eaten.
Happy Feet the Penguin returned to the wild
Happy Feet, the confused penguin who was found thousands of kilometres from home in June on a beach in New Zealand has been released into the Southern Ocean.
Happy Feet the Penguin is on his way home to Antarctica
Wellington Zoo is releasing the Emperor penguin back into the wild but a GPS tracker will ensure he will never be lost again.
Watch: Cork penguin becomes YouTube sensation...
…but he’s oh, so lonely.