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

When birds collide with airplanes that are taking off or landing, the results can be catastrophic. And while there are deterrent systems that do work on some birds, they're not effective with raptors (aka birds of prey). According to new research, however, an optical illusion may do the trick... Continue Reading Black circles keep birds of prey away from planes Category: Science Tags: Airports Birds CNRS University of Rennes

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

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.

Mon 15 Oct 18 from Phys.org

Black circles keep birds of prey away from planes

When birds collide with airplanes that are taking off or landing, the results can be catastrophic. And while there are deterrent systems that do work on some birds, they're not effective ...

Fri 12 Oct 18 from Gizmag

Researchers report evidence that fruit plants evolved to offer seed dispersers an attractive scent

A team of researchers from Germany, Madagascar and the U.S. has found evidence that suggests fruit-bearing plants have evolved to produce fruit that communicates ripeness with a particular smell ...

Thu 4 Oct 18 from Phys.org

Same-Sex Penguin Couple Fosters Egg in Australia Aquarium

No, Australia’s hottest couple isn’t from the showbiz world. The country’s most-talked about pairing is actually from the animal kingdom. Two inseparable male gentoo penguins ...

Tue 16 Oct 18 from Geek.com

Meet Sphen and Magic, the Same-Sex Penguin Couple Raising an Egg in Captivity

Two male penguins are raising an egg together in Sydney's Sea Life Aquarium.

Tue 16 Oct 18 from Livescience

How fruit 'talks' to animals: Researchers reveal how bright colors are a sign to eat them

A new Duke study found the color of fruits has evolved to attract the animals that eat them - even though researchers have long suspected that it the case.

Tue 9 Oct 18 from Daily Mail

Same-sex penguin couple incubate egg

This is not the first time same-sex penguin couples have adopted eggs in captivity, with a handful of zoos worldwide reporting similar cases.

Tue 16 Oct 18 from The Hindu

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