Scientists discover emperor penguin colony in Antarctica using satellite images

Colony of about 500 birds seen in remote region where they face existential threat due to global heating

A newly discovered emperor penguin colony has been seen using satellite images of one the most remote and inaccessible regions of Antarctica.

The colony, home to about 500 birds, makes a total of 66 known emperor penguin colonies around the coastline of Antarctica, half of which were discovered by space satellites. The climate crisis is posing an existential threat to these colonies, as sea ice is rapidly melting.

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@twtexplore

Using satellite images, scientists discovered a colony of approximately 500 penguins in a remote region of Antarcti… https://t.co/j7lcASYkdY

Posted on: 2023-02-01 16:55

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Posted on: 2023-01-31 19:47

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Posted on: 2023-01-31 14:01

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Posted on: 2023-01-31 14:00

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Posted on: 2023-01-31 04:26

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Posted on: 2023-01-31 03:22

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Posted on: 2023-01-30 18:16

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Good news #3131 - Satellite imaging discovers new Emperor Penguin colony in Antarctica - https://t.co/WiRC7QDOPL

Posted on: 2023-01-30 12:00

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Posted on: 2023-01-30 11:00

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Posted on: 2023-01-30 03:31

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Posted on: 2023-01-30 02:31

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Posted on: 2023-01-28 09:12

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Posted on: 2023-01-28 08:26

@chemistrykaren

Awful and unsurprising - but my first thought was, golly, those penguins are sophisticated. https://t.co/XO30sLAJ8h

Posted on: 2023-01-27 19:17

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Posted on: 2023-01-27 09:39

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Posted on: 2023-01-27 00:32

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Posted on: 2023-01-26 22:09

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Posted on: 2023-01-25 23:55

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Posted on: 2023-01-25 22:06

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Posted on: 2023-01-25 15:58

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Posted on: 2023-01-24 19:19

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Posted on: 2023-01-24 15:19

@AliBritton3

RT @alibarbiepro: A NEW EMPEROR PENGUIN COLONY ANTARCTICA This is quite encouraging! Happy Penguin Awareness Day! 🐧 https://t.co/mpto3I…

Posted on: 2023-01-24 09:33

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Posted on: 2023-01-24 05:37

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RT @RESTEC_Training: 英ガーディアン紙によると、気候変動に起因する急激な海氷の溶解によってペンギンのコロニーが消滅の危機に瀕している南極の沿岸域を対象に、英国南極研究所の研究者チームがSentinel-2で観測されたデータを使って、コロニーのモニタリングや検…

Posted on: 2023-01-24 02:14

@DailySabah

Researchers discover new colony of highly threatened Emperor penguins in Antarctica using satellite mapping technol… https://t.co/Tq5rFGL6TW

Posted on: 2023-01-24 01:45

@alibarbiepro

A NEW EMPEROR PENGUIN COLONY ANTARCTICA This is quite encouraging! Happy Penguin Awareness Day! 🐧 https://t.co/mpto3I2ISs

Posted on: 2023-01-23 22:55

@dinoboy89

Scientists discover new emperor penguin colony in Antarctica - by spotting their poo from space. The colony, locate… https://t.co/rGeJnkyZoK

Posted on: 2023-01-23 20:15

@MischaBloom

RT @SaveAnimals: This emperor penguin colony was discovered in one the most remote and inaccessible regions of Antarctica. Rapidly melting…

Posted on: 2023-01-23 17:47

@ActivAnimals

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Posted on: 2023-01-23 17:12

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Posted on: 2023-01-23 15:22

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This discovery brings the total number of known emperor penguin colonies to 66. Half of these have been discovered… https://t.co/opfHrvyXDi

Posted on: 2023-01-23 13:12

@Living4Earth

RT @greenpeaceusa: An exciting discovery! 🐧 https://t.co/nKyitWqwkH

Posted on: 2023-01-23 13:02