Tags » Rockhopper Penguins

It's A Rockin Hopper Boy

The Penguin Post has learned that the gender of the Shedd Aquarium’s newest addition, a baby rockhopper penguin that hatched in June, has been determined and it’s a…boy. 149 more words

Penguin Post

Penguin Monogamy and Separation

With its spiky head plumage and intense red eyes, the southern rockhopper penguin (Eudyptes chrysocome, seen above) looks more like a punk guy with attitude than a committed monogamous penguin partner. 264 more words

Penguin Post


Pt. 3 A true and exciting story

Within sight of Tristan, and lying some 20 or so miles away are two uninhabited islands – Inaccessible and Nightingale (the latter being named after a sea captain). 1,440 more words

Philip And God

March of The Penguins

Every penguin lover knows that March comes in like an angry Rockhopper.

and goes out like a downy Emperor Chick.

New Penguin Chicks At Omaha Zoo

The Penguin Post has learned that Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium has a trio of brand new penguin chicks that are going on display today.  184 more words

An offer of a discount is NOT a birthday gift!

Today is my birthday. Outing myself is uncomfortable, but I have had enough! And I’m not going to take it anymore.

This morning, in addition to the lovely ecards and best wishes from people about whom I care, I have received specious birthday wishes from retailers who offer gifts: EHarmony for example is offering me a special $19.95 a month deal that I have to pay in total ($59.95) up front for 3 months of service. 100 more words


Robot Penguins Spy Cams!

A penguin couple attempting to stage a “chick-napping” after losing their own baby. Another penguin flipping its tail under to keep its egg from freezing. A hungry predator that thought it had picked up dinner instead inadvertently became the first bird to capture an aerial-view shot. 363 more words

Penguin Post