penguin

Knit Sweaters for Penguins Hit by Oil Spill

October 26, 2011 / 1 Comment

The mute victims of the oil spill in Kiwi land are looking for help! Penguins caught in New Zealand’s recent oil spill incident are in need of sweaters to keep them warm. Animal lovers are calling for sweaters that will help them stay warm until they are well enough to be scrubbed down. The sweaters will also prevent the oil from ...

6 Million Dollar Penguins Meet Godzilla

May 5, 2009 / No Comments

[caption id="attachment_4895" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Bionic (Aqua) penguins by Festo"][/caption] I remember the 6 million dollar man and the Bionic woman, but there might be a new TV series in the making - the Bionic Penguin. Penguins are know for how snazzy they dress. Now they can be seen flying through the water. But look carefully because these are actually robots— the ...

One More Fact about Emperor Penguins

February 12, 2009 / No Comments

Alex wrote 15 Interesting Facts About the Emperor Penguin, but we have one more. A female emperor penguin laid an egg at Nanjing Underwater World in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province earlier this week. It is the first time an emperor penguin laid an egg in China. Now, if I were an emperor penguin I could tell you some serious stories about when ...

15 Interesting Facts About the Emperor Penguin

January 28, 2009 / 11 Comments

Who is the sovereign ruler of the penguin empire? The emperor penguin, of course, is the only animal on earth that doesn't leave Antarctica's open ice in the dead of winter or any other time for that matter. Known as the elegant bird with the funny walk, there are interesting facts you probably never knew about the emperor penguin. Here's ...