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Hanbok-clad penguins celebrate the new year

By Wed, Jan 18, 2012 3:38PM UTC 0 Comment

Yes, really. The aquarium in the 63 Building in Seoul got its penguins dressed up in anticipation of Seollal....

Twitter saves ‘Happy Feet’ in Phillip Island

By Sun, Sep 25, 2011 9:40AM UTC 0 Comment

Phillip Island, Victoria’s iconic spot for tiny penguins, is scaring away urban developers in style. The key is celebrity power and Twitter. After Hollywood star Miley Cyrus joined the protest to drive away urban developers from rezoning the farming town of Ventnor into a residential area, the Ministry of Planning who spearheaded the project began...