Palmer penguins featured on WHYY’s The Pulse

In April, the podcast series The Pulse from WHYY in Philadelphia featured an episode about Taking the Temperature of Climate Science. One segment featured our own Megan Cimino and her work studying the Adélie penguin population around Palmer Station.

Also featured were Mark Moline and Matthew Breece from the University of Delaware, who are using sonars on gliders to track krill as part of a related Palmer Station project.

You can check out the full episode above, or read the featured article about the penguin segment below.

One penguin species declines, while another thrives on the western Antarctic Peninsula

Scientists predict that Adélie penguins could disappear from the western Antarctic Peninsula. Researchers at UD and Temple are tracking the changing conditions.

WHYY News Climate Desk – April 20, 2023