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A Tale of Cataclysm, Written in Penguin Guano

Academics / General Science : The New Yorker: Science and Tech

Compared with the legions of less charming birds, penguins occupy an outsize place in the public imagination. As Apsley Cherry-Garrard, of the ill-fated Scott expedition, wrote in 1922, “They are extraordinarily like children, these...

Study: Climate Change Killing Penguins

Academics / General Science : Science & Health from Newser

Researchers who have spent nearly 30 years studying a major penguin colony on the coast of Argentina say climate change is taking a real toll on the animals, reports LiveScience. In their study published in PLoS One, the researchers...

It’s Penguin Awareness Day! Are you aware that wild African penguin colonies are down over 60%...

Biology / Marine Biology : Monterey Bay Aquarium

It’s Penguin Awareness Day! Are you aware that wild African penguin colonies are down over 60% from heir historic numbers? While several factors contribute to their endangered status (from guano collection to oil spills), one you ca...

Trilobites: In Ancient Guano, a Record of Penguin Disaster

News : NYTimes: News

Guano in lake sediment showed that an Antarctic penguin colony was devastated three times during the past 7,000 years by volcanic eruptions.

Tattoo ink contaminants can end up in lymph nodes, study finds

Health : The Guardian: Health

Particles of colour, which can be tainted with toxic impurities, can make their way to key immune system sites, researchers say Microscopic particles from tattoo ink can migrate into the body and wind up in lymph nodes, crucial hubs...

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