Hint: Its name starts with A.
Sunday, February 6, 2011
Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Here are some fun facts:
- Penguins are social creatures.
- They adapt to various climates.
- They live in large colonies called rookeries.
- Penguins communicate with each other through body language.
- They can walk faster than humans.
- They can hold their breath for about 20 minutes under water.
- They have more feathers per square inch that keeps them warm in frigid waters.
- They are counter-shaded for camouflage.
- Baby penguins have soft feathers known as down.
- They pick up stones and store them in their crop. This helps them to float when they are in water.
- They can control blood flow through fat.