After La Serena the road curls around an undulating landscape dotted with cacti. Behind us the road twists like a snake – to the side is the sea, a dark blue expanse with frothy white tips and as we drive we pass by windswept townships hugging the hills as if for dear life. 1,103 more words
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The Calgary Zoo’s newest penguin chick made its debut on Thursday.
The chick hatched on Aug. 1 and is the third king penguin chick to hatch at the Calgary Zoo. 157 more words
The Calgary Zoo is celebrating the arrival of three penguin chicks that hatched at the facility within the past few months.
In a Wednesday news release, the Calgary Zoo said two Humboldt penguin chicks hatched on May 22 and one Gentoo chick hatched a week later on May 31. 124 more words
The Calgary Zoo has launched an investigation after seven Humboldt penguins mysteriously drowned.
The facility said the birds were found dead Thursday morning.
“This is devastating news,” said Jamie Dorgan, the zoo’s director animal care. 285 more words