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World Penguin Day Today

Meet Monty and Poppy at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. These baby African penguins are not yet on exhibit. You can see the other penguins on the regular… 64 more words

Weekly Press Review - 16 April 2018

Two South African universities have been selected to form part of an international scientific expedition aiming to explore one of the coldest and most remote locations in the Antarctic for two months. 626 more words

Weekly Press Review

National Aviary’s Penguin Chicks Get Swimming Lessons

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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The National Aviary’s African Penguin chicks have taken another step towards joining their colony.

The penguin pair got their first swimming lesson Thursday at the Aviary’s Penguin Point. 388 more words


Little Guys in Tuxedos

Boulders Beach is a sheltered beach made up of inlets between granite boulders, thus the


Boulders Beach is located in the Cape Peninsula, near… 222 more words


Of penguins and travel

We have been up and down the country, Rob and I, over the past two weeks – two weeks ago we were in Cape Town, on business, and last weekend we drove a rented car up to the… 335 more words


When It Snowed on Table Mountain

I’m reading sad stories of Cape Town’s drought.  The city expects to run out of water in mid-April 2018, and some say that the problem can only be solved with a massive desalination program, which hasn’t yet been initiated.   729 more words


End of an Era – Ric Urban’s Return to the South

All of us at Newport Aquarium want to wish Ric Urban a fond farewell! After spending the past 14 years with us here at Newport Aquarium, sharing the wonders of wildlife and saving wild spaces, Ric is about to embark on his next chapter – and he’s returning to the south! 848 more words