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Happy Feet at Peka Peka beach, New Zealand.

One of New Zealand's top surgeons volunteered to operate on the young penguin from Antarctica that appeared in the country last week and has since captivated the world. Read more»

This emperor penguin, nicknamed 'Happy Feet,' lost its way while swimming in Antarctica. It landed on a beach in New Zealand and now New Zealand businessman says he'll give Happy Feet a ride home in February.

As Happy Feet got treated at the zoo hospital, New Zealand investment adviser Gareth Morgan offered to take the penguin, who lost its way swimming and ended up on a New Zealand beach, by boat to Antarctica next February. (with video) Read more»

This young emperor penguin went swimming at its home in Antarctica, got lost, and ended up 2,000 miles away on a beach in New Zealand.

A young penguin apparently got lost while swimming near Antarctica and ended up 2,000 miles away on a New Zealand beach. Read more»

Ernest Shackleton took more than six months to sail from England to Antarctica 103 years ago on his quest to reach the South Pole. In the hold of his ship, which braved both a steamy equatorial crossing and the buffeting of ice floes, were several crates of Scotch whisky. Read more»