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Op-Ed: Mob rule — Publishers vs writers morality clauses

New York - As America daily uninvents itself, absurdities and obscenities abound. Not least of these is the bizarre “morality clause” now being forced upon writers. Seems the laziest people on Earth, publishers, are worried about scandals.

Daddy cool: Same-sex penguin couple become parents

Sydney - Two male penguins who paired up as a "same-sex couple" have successfully incubated a baby chick and are "doting" on their tiny offspring, an Australian aquarium announced Friday.

58 Australian fairy penguins slaughtered in suspected dog attack

Sydney - Wildlife officials in the southern Australia on Wednesday announced an investigation into the mass death of 58 penguins they believe were killed in a dog attack.

Aussie same-sex penguin 'couple' tickled pink by foster egg

Sydney - Two male penguins who have paired up as a "same-sex couple" have become so good at nesting that zookeepers in Sydney have given them a real egg to look after.

Japan zoo mourns death of love-struck penguin

Toukyo - An elderly penguin who shot to fame in Japan after falling in love with a cardboard cut-out of a cartoon character has died, at the ripe old age of 21.

Two accused in S. African court for 'freeing' endangered penguin

Port Elizabeth - Two men have appeared in court in South Africa accused of stealing a penguin called "Buddy" from a marine park and releasing him into the sea, police said Friday.

Op-Ed: How will the Google 2016 algorithm change affect our content?

At the beginning of 2016, Google announced a core update of its famous Truth Algorithm. Since most of the real changes of the ranking metrics are still a secret, what the factual effects we experienced so far are, and how is this affecting our content?

Penguin brutally attacked in Melbourne and left in blood

Melbourne - On Friday morning, a group of men entered a protected area and launched a brutal attack on a penguin. After the attack, the men left it there dripping in blood.

A new Penguin 4.0 update is coming — What webmasters should know

Google’s Gary Illyes dropped the Penguin bomb on Twitter in a swift exchange with SEO Andrew Isidoro. The teweet indicates that we should expect Penguin 4.0 to come before 2015 ends. Thing is, Illyes didn’t give an exact date when asked.

Op-Ed: Are your SEO strategies up to date?

SEO is one of the most commonly heard phrases in the Internet marketing world, but many people are still unable to accurately describe what it means.

Video: Cute penguin falls in love with zookeeper in Japan

Matsue - Filmed at Matsue Vogel Park in Shimane Prefecture, Japan, the video shows a penguin named Sakura, who has fallen completely and utterly in love with one of the zookeepers and won’t leave him alone.

Penguins given 'happy pills' in soaking Britain

Scarborough - After weeks of rain and wind in England, miserable penguins at a marine centre are being fed anti-depressants to cheer them up.

Penguin huddles are like ‘traffic jams’

To stay warm and conserve energy during the breeding season emperor penguins form huddles, with thousands of birds packing in close together. New research describes the movement like "waves in a traffic jam."

Price of ebooks set to fall

New York - In a landmark decision on Thursday, US district judge Denise Cote upheld the $96 million Department of Justice penalty imposed on publishers Simon & Schuster, Hachette and HarperCollins for conspiring to fix the price of ebooks.

Top 5 photos of animals in the womb

Scientists are showing us what other mammals look like in the womb, thanks to revolutionary four-dimensional scanning technology. Here are the top five photos of animals in their mothers' wombs.

Tourists fined after stealing penguin during drunken holiday

Two men that admitted to stealing a penguin from a Sea World park in Australia while they were on a drunken bender have been fined for their actions.

What's black & white & read all over? This missing penguin story

Tokyo - A wayward penguin is making headlines around the globe after escaping from the Tokyo Sea Life Park. The 1-year old Humboldt penguin has been seen in local rivers and may be heading towards Tokyo Bay.

Video of woman getting hugged by penguin at SeaWorld goes viral

San Antonio - A video of a penguin caught on camera in an embrace with a woman is going viral on YouTube. The woman and penguin met at Sea World.

Penguins being stolen in Australia

Thieves are stealing penguins from inside an enclosure, where injured birds are able to recuperate, on an island in South Australia.

Penguin Beach to open at London Zoo in May

London - England's largest penguin pool, with about 150 of the birds, will open at London Zoo in May - allowing visitors to get closer to the animals than ever.

Scales designed to weigh penguins in the wild

Three special sets of scales are now weighing penguins in the Antarctic without the animals having to be anywhere near humans.

Penguin's new suit like a second skin

A Humboldt penguin named Ralph residing at the Marwell Wildlife Center in Hampshire, England became unexpectedly bald when moulting recently. Without his feathers, the penguin couldn't swim or keep warm, and he had no UV protection.

Scientists track Emperor penguins from space through poop

British scientists are using satellite imagery to track the emperor penguins' colonies by following their poop. Because of their natural camouflage, traditional techniques make it hard to locate and track them.

Two Chinese Penguins Marry: No Shoes or Rice Thrown

China’s Wuhan East Lake Ocean World was the scene of the recent wedding of two black-footed penguins. The happy couple was formally united in the ties that bind in a ceremony attended by those dearest to them. Read on, but leave your tuxedo at home.

New Zealand: New Penguin Species Found

Australian and New Zealand researchers have used ancient DNA from penguin fossils to make a startling discovery that may change the way we view species extinctions.

Penguin Knighted in Norway

Nils Olav, a 3-foot tall king penguin, was knighted on Friday. This is in addition to his medals for good conduct and long service. In 2005, he made honorary colonel-in-chief of the elite Norwegian King’s Guard.

Op-Ed: Internet good for books, says Penguin

Couldn’t resist this article. According to the flightless publishing bird, the net is a good marketing tool, and a way of contacting the new generation. I suppose it is better than reading the tea leaves or using a GPS tracer to find them.

Kids Penguin Book Advocates Homosexuality?

“And Tango Makes Three” is an award-winning children's book based on a true story about two male penguins who raised a baby penguin. It also got the most complaints from parents and school officials.

The Penguins Who Preferred The Beach Life

Just when you thought that penguins could only be associated with the Arctic, snow and ice, then think again. Scientists have discovered a penguin creature who preferred the warmer climate of the tropics

Penguin travels 5000km alone to find a new home

A Magellanic penguin travels 5,000 kilometers alone from Chile to Peru
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Sakura the penguin in Matsue Vogel Park won t leave the zookeeper alone.
Sakura the penguin in Matsue Vogel Park won't leave the zookeeper alone.
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Little Penguin
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Google s Penguin update is coming soon
Google's Penguin update is coming soon
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Macaroni penguin
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A penguin at Bergen Aquarium

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