Learn how these birds are faring against the threat of climate change, and what everyday life looks like inside their noisy and chaotic communities.
By Mike Fritz, Deema Zein
Ron Naveen used to be a lawyer for the EPA, but he left government in the 1980s to start Oceanites, a nonprofit that tracks the health of penguins that breed on the Antarctic Peninsula. Now, that 800-mile stretch of land…
By William Brangham, Emily Carpeaux, Mike Fritz
Antarctic penguin populations have dropped more than 25 percent on average over the past two decades, according to a new report released Tuesday from the nonprofit environmental group Oceanites.
By Synclaire Cruel
Scientists have discovered a new, low-stress way to study penguins:send undercover rovers dressed as their babies.
By Justin Scuiletti
While adult penguins can survive 21 days without food, baby chicks cannot. Under normal conditions, the chicks would be out of their nests and able to survive the fast. But sparse fish populations around the South African shore limit chick’s…
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