This Exhibit PengWINs!

This Exhibit PengWINs!

Exploring Philadelphia Museums
[caption id="attachment_123" align="aligncenter" width="415"] Four of the Twenty-Two Humboldt Penguins at the Philadelphia Zoo. Image courtesy of the Philadelphia Zoo.[/caption] One of the last things I expected to see on a warm September day was a group of penguins in the middle of Philadelphia. No, they were not accompanying Mr. Popper but swimming about in their chilly pool, that they call home at the Philadelphia Zoo. After a stressful week of grad classes, these Humboldt penguins are a joy to watch! They can spend time chilling and floating about on their backs but also excite visitors when they race through the water in front of glass walls. According to the Philadelphia Zoo, these birds “have superb swimming skills rivaling seals and porpoises.” I recently got to watch the Humboldt’s swimming…
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