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Hundreds of dead blue penguins are washing up on New Zealand coast

Little blue penguins native to New Zealand have been washing up dead on the country‚Äôs beaches, in what experts say are more frequent mass die-offs amid changing climate patterns. Hundreds of lifeless birds have been found in northern New Zealand since early May, though the exact number is difficult to determine and reports are still […]

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Swarm of bees kill at least 63 endangered African penguins near Cape Town

Swarm of bees killed 63 endangered African penguins in a rare occurrence near Cape Town, bird conservationists in South Africa say. The protected birds, from a colony in Simonstown, were found on a beach with multiple bee-stings but no other physical injuries. Post-mortems found that the birds had been stung around the eyes. “This is […]

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Viral Video: Penguins leisurely walk around Cape Town during lockdown

With the humans stuck at home, three African penguins decided to take a stroll down the streets of Cape Town in South Africa. South Africa like most of the world is currently in the midst of a national lockdown, imposed to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus. The Southern African Foundation for the Conservation […]

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Penguins take a ‘field trip’ after building closed its doors to visitors amid coronavirus fears

Penguins at Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium went on a small “field trip” to explore the building after it closed its doors to visitors amid coronavirus fears. The aquarium shared a video of a group of rockhopper penguins taking a walk inside the facility and visiting the other animals. The video shows Wellington the penguin particularly excited […]