Penguin Penguin
Stories About


Barbijo penguins gather on South Shetland Islands, Antarctica, in 2019. But that's probably not where their ancestors lived. Johan Ordonez/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Johan Ordonez/AFP via Getty Images

The Evolutionary History Of Penguins Is Far From Black And White

  • Download
  • <iframe src="" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Gentoo penguins relax in the cool temperatures at the Sea Life Sydney Aquarium in 2016. Sphen and Magic, the newest penguin couple in the aquarium, are fostering an egg together. James D. Morgan/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
James D. Morgan/Getty Images

Bertelsmann and Pearson announced Monday that they were merging their book publishing arms, Random House and Penguin. The new firm will be called Penguin Random House. Timur Emek/dapd hide caption

toggle caption
Timur Emek/dapd