Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 14:16
Emperor penguins are in danger of dramatic declines by the end of the century due to climate change, says a study, suggesting the iconic animal "fully deserving of endangered status due to climate change".
Last Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014, 09:47
Researchers have offered new insights on the long-term future of emperor penguins by showing that the penguins may be behaving in ways that allow them to adapt to their changing environment better than expected.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 10:00
Scientists have said that changes in average climatic conditions combined with the increasing frequency of unpredictable, extreme weather events may disrupt scientific predictions of the future penguin populations.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 12:51
Penguins waddled into the book of life around 20 million years ago and diversified thanks to global cooling which opened up Antarctica for habitation, a study said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Friday, March 08, 2013, 19:29
Emperor penguins keep their body`s surface temperature lower than the surrounding air -- in an unusual phenomenon termed as `cold coat` -- to cope with the harsh conditions of the Antarctic, scientists say.
Last Updated: Monday, November 26, 2012, 13:44
Researchers tracking the behaviour of emperor penguins have found fresh reason to be worried about global warming -- emperor penguins use sea ice to rest as they forage.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 25, 2012, 13:44
A new study has revealed Magellanic penguins as among the most faithful lovers in the animal kingdom.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 21, 2012, 18:31
Emperor penguins rocket through water by releasing air from their feathers in the form of tiny bubbles, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 21, 2012, 13:36
Rapid sea ice melting in Antarctica threatens the lives of Emperor penguins, and if global temperatures continue to rise, the largest sea birds may eventually disappear, a new study has claimed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 12, 2012, 21:23
New Zealand scientists are preparing a study to solve one of nature`s great mysteries, the disappearance of a rapidly dwindling breed of penguin.
Last Updated: Monday, April 16, 2012, 08:37
Scientists counting emperor penguins from space have found twice as many of the birds in Antarctica as expected.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 14, 2012, 11:18
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