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