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Same-sex penguin couple to raise ‘genderless’ chick

Same-sex penguin couple to raise ‘genderless’ chick

Two female penguins are set to raise the first ‘gender neutral’ chick, a London aquarium said on Wednesday, the latest same-sex penguin parents to take a furry baby under their wings. Rocky and Marama, who have been together for six breeding seasons, have adopted a four-month-old Gentoo chick that will be classified as neither male […]

Love among the gay penguins at London Zoo (+ Video)

Love among the gay penguins at London Zoo (+ Video)

The chief curator of London Zoo probably has more experience of penguins than most. When it comes to love, he thinks we humans could learn a thing or two from them. “I think there is something we can learn from penguins and other species in the way that they’re tolerant of same-sex relations”, Brian Zimmerman […]