17 Jun '12, 5am

Levick's 'Sexual Habits of the Adélie Penguin' Published After a Century of Censorship

Levick's 'Sexual Habits of the Adélie Penguin' Published After a Century of Censorship

State Library of Victoria Collections /CC BY 2.0 Dr. George M. Levick, medical doctor on the British Antarctic (Terra Nova ) Expedition of 1910 spent considerable time observing, photographing, and taking notes on what is now known to be the largest colony of Adélie Penguins at Cape Adare. Notes on the "sexual activity, autoerotic behaviour, and seemingly aberrant behaviour of young unpaired males and females" were suppressed from the official scientific publications resulting from the expedition, but were collected in a 4-page pamphlet printed in limited edition of 100 copies for the use of zoologists. One of these pamphlets, bearing the bold header 'Not for Publication ', was recently rediscovered at the Natural History Museum at Tring, in London. Accurate, Valid, Deserving of Publication The lost pamphlet has now been published in the journal Polar Record , reflecting t...

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