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#Penguins

# penguins - Wednesday 23 December, 2020

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

Image of penguins 'hugging' wins photography prize

Dec 23rd 2020, 5:11 PM 47,172 Views 14 Comments

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

# penguins - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

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

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

Nov 20th 2018, 2:47 PM 46,438 Views 28 Comments

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

# penguins - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

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

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

Jan 23rd 2018, 4:00 PM 2,994 Views 1 Comment

Someone think of the gifs.

# penguins - Friday 13 October, 2017

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

Mass starvation kills all but two penguin chicks in Antarctic colony

Oct 13th 2017, 9:56 PM 31,240 Views 26 Comments

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

# penguins - Sunday 16 April, 2017

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

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

Apr 16th 2017, 11:30 AM 11,550 Views 11 Comments

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

# penguins - Thursday 23 February, 2017

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

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

Feb 23rd 2017, 7:20 PM 6,512 Views 2 Comments

PENGWENGS!

# penguins - Friday 9 December, 2016

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

Investigation launched after seven penguins drown in Canadian zoo

Dec 9th 2016, 2:38 PM 12,529 Views 16 Comments

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

# penguins - Saturday 5 November, 2016

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

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

Nov 5th 2016, 1:47 PM 6,289 Views 0 Comments

Pingu it ain’t.

# penguins - Thursday 25 August, 2016

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

PHOTOS: London Zoo is doing its annual weigh-in

Aug 25th 2016, 6:09 PM 15,119 Views 8 Comments

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

# penguins - Friday 8 April, 2016

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

Take a break and watch these wriggly baby penguins being weighed

Apr 8th 2016, 10:56 AM 11,868 Views 0 Comments

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

# penguins - Sunday 14 February, 2016

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

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

Feb 14th 2016, 6:33 PM 51,649 Views 55 Comments

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

# penguins - Sunday 31 May, 2015

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

16 amazing photos from a penguinologist's lens

May 31st 2015, 2:00 PM 16,441 Views 29 Comments

Little is known about the habits and behaviors…

# penguins - Monday 18 May, 2015

Three penguin chicks stolen from Norwegian aquarium
# Snatched
# Snatched

Three penguin chicks stolen from Norwegian aquarium

May 18th 2015, 4:37 PM 6,633 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.

# penguins - Monday 13 April, 2015

Just some little penguins, wandering adorably around an aquarium
# Penguin Parade
From The Daily Edge
# Penguin Parade

Just some little penguins, wandering adorably around an aquarium

Apr 13th 2015, 7:34 AM 2,823 Views 0 Comments

Because it’s Monday.

# penguins - Monday 2 March, 2015

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

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

Mar 2nd 2015, 9:47 PM 12,938 Views 9 Comments

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

# penguins - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

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

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

Feb 11th 2015, 8:02 PM 29,547 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
From The Daily Edge
# Where's Me Jumper

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

Feb 11th 2015, 6:03 PM 6,443 Views 4 Comments

SQUEEE.

# penguins - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

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

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

Dec 30th 2014, 10:32 AM 3,918 Views 1 Comment

Why does this keep happening to him?

# penguins - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Ah nothing, just some penguins in tiny Santa suits
# Pengweng
From The Daily Edge
# Pengweng

Ah nothing, just some penguins in tiny Santa suits

Dec 18th 2014, 8:06 AM 3,309 Views 1 Comment

As if penguins could get any cuter.

# penguins - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

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

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

Nov 19th 2014, 9:58 AM 41,543 Views 83 Comments

Researchers say it is sexual harassment.

# penguins - Friday 26 September, 2014

Listen to Benedict Cumberbatch failing to say 'penguins'
# Pengwings
From The Daily Edge
# Pengwings

Listen to Benedict Cumberbatch failing to say 'penguins'

Sep 26th 2014, 7:37 AM 8,481 Views 3 Comments

“Pengwings.”

# penguins - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Just three penguins, having a slap fight
# Slap Happy
From The Daily Edge
# Slap Happy

Just three penguins, having a slap fight

Aug 16th 2014, 8:55 AM 4,320 Views 1 Comment

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

# penguins - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Meet Ireland's first ever gentoo penguin chick
# Dingle Oceanworld
From The Daily Edge
# Dingle Oceanworld

Meet Ireland's first ever gentoo penguin chick

Jul 23rd 2014, 2:42 PM 8,189 Views 6 Comments

The tiny bundle of joy was born at Dingle Oceanworld.

# penguins - Monday 21 July, 2014

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

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

Jul 21st 2014, 8:00 PM 12,208 Views 7 Comments

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

# penguins - Friday 11 July, 2014

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

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

Jul 11th 2014, 11:57 AM 8,130 Views 24 Comments

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

# penguins - Thursday 3 April, 2014

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

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

Apr 3rd 2014, 2:00 PM 13,718 Views 37 Comments

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

# penguins - Friday 21 March, 2014

These penguins hilariously tripping over a rope are your life
# Ropey
From The Daily Edge
# Ropey

These penguins hilariously tripping over a rope are your life

Mar 21st 2014, 7:36 AM 4,802 Views 5 Comments

Every. Single. Day.

# penguins - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Sad penguins given antidepressants because the British weather is so awful
# Unhappy Feet
From The Daily Edge
# Unhappy Feet

Sad penguins given antidepressants because the British weather is so awful

Feb 8th 2014, 8:56 AM 13,245 Views 22 Comments

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

# penguins - Friday 20 December, 2013

Penguins living together at Israeli Zoo discovered to be 'lesbians'
# Love Is Love
From The Daily Edge
# Love Is Love

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

Dec 20th 2013, 6:00 PM 17,760 Views 77 Comments

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

# penguins - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Adorable penguins go on Christmas stroll dressed as Santa
# Pingu
From The Daily Edge
# Pingu

Adorable penguins go on Christmas stroll dressed as Santa

Dec 19th 2013, 8:39 AM 2,568 Views 1 Comment

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

# penguins - Monday 27 May, 2013

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

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

May 27th 2013, 2:30 PM 22,383 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)

# penguins - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Oh, just some newborn penguins...
# Happy Feet
From The Daily Edge
# Happy Feet

Oh, just some newborn penguins...

Apr 18th 2013, 4:30 PM 2,280 Views 0 Comments

… named after Dr Who characters.

# penguins - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Whose Christmas dinner is this?
# Happy Fishmas
From The Daily Edge
# Happy Fishmas

Whose Christmas dinner is this?

Dec 20th 2012, 12:09 PM 6,364 Views 2 Comments

What? No stuffing?

# penguins - Friday 24 August, 2012

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

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

Aug 24th 2012, 1:01 PM 974 Views 0 Comments

We’re just warning you: cute overload.

# penguins - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

London Zoo keepers weigh and measure 16,000 animals
# In Pictures
From The Daily Edge
# In Pictures

London Zoo keepers weigh and measure 16,000 animals

Aug 22nd 2012, 2:23 PM 6,794 Views 8 Comments

There’s just no such thing as privacy anymore.

# penguins - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

# penguins - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Canucks and Penguins win to stay alive in NHL playoffs
# Sid The Kid
From The42
# Sid The Kid

Canucks and Penguins win to stay alive in NHL playoffs

Apr 19th 2012, 1:30 PM 202 Views 1 Comment

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

# penguins - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Extinct 'giant penguin' species reconstructed from fossils
# Giant Penguin
From The Daily Edge
# Giant Penguin

Extinct 'giant penguin' species reconstructed from fossils

Feb 29th 2012, 1:25 PM 3,219 Views 13 Comments

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

# penguins - Sunday 25 December, 2011

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

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

Dec 25th 2011, 4:00 PM 6,263 Views 14 Comments

The nicer side of the news…

# penguins - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Toronto zoo's 'gay penguin' gets a girlfriend
# Penguins
From The Daily Edge
# Penguins

Toronto zoo's 'gay penguin' gets a girlfriend

Dec 13th 2011, 6:10 PM 5,477 Views 10 Comments

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

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