Fun Fact Friday, Number Two!

Did you know . . .

. . . that penguins have an organ above their eyes that converts seawater to freshwater?  Additionally, here are some other “penguin” fun facts that you may not have heard:

  • the only bird that can swim but cannot fly is a penguin (Real Fact #121)
  • penguins can jump six (6) feet (Real Fact #756)
  • Gentoo penguins propose to their lifelong mate with a pebble (Real Fact #997)
  • Norway once knighted a penguin (Real Fact #1011)

Source: Snapple “Real Fact #121, #131, #756, #997, #1011”  www.snapple.com

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