Fun Facts

  • Penguins torpedo-shaped body helps them swim at high speeds.
  • Sometimes, penguins eat snow as a source of fresh water.
  • They take small naps in the water.  
  • To communicate with each other, penguins use sign language.
  • Penguins have short legs so they don't have any knees.
  • Penguins are social creatures.
  • Penguins communicate with each other through body language.
  • They spend most of their lives in water.
  • They don't fear humans but are endangered by oil spills, water pollution, and the over harvesting of ocean fish.
  • They can control their blood flow through fat.