Emperor Penguins on the Decline

Emperor Penguins on the Decline

The population of emperor penguinsĀ could be reduced by as much as two-thirds by the end of the century, a study conducted on Sunday concluded. Global warming trends are having a devastating impact on the sea ice where the penguins have established their colonies. Stephanie Jenouvrier, the biologist who led the research team, is rallying for […]

Emperor Penguins Perform Mass Dance to Stay Warm

Emperor Penguins Perform Mass Dance to Stay Warm

Living in the Antarctic can be extremely chilly, so Emperor penguins perform a mass dance to stay warm in such a harsh climate. Recently researchers have discovered that when the penguins make even the smallest movements together they create a unique behavioral warming structure. The penguins huddle together instinctively, although not too close to compromise […]