Today is Penguin Awareness Day (according to holidayinsights.com). This day was created to encourage people to learn about and appreciate penguins, though some take it a step further and don tuxedos for the occasion. In the spirit of the day, here are some fun facts about penguins. (Ref. penguinfacts.net)
– Penguins don’t fly, they swim.
– They are warm blooded like humans.
– They are mostly found below the equator.
– Penguin chicks have fluffy feathers.
– Penguins have short legs and no knees
– Penguins use sign language to communicate with each other.