Although penguins are birds, they are unable to fly and are specially suited for life in the ocean.
Their wings have evolved into flipper-like appendages that allow them to gracefully maneuver underwater.
Explore’s African Animals webcams are located in the highlands of Kenya at the Mpala Research Centre.
The Kenyan Highlands, along with the Great Rift Valley, are home to the “big 5” African animals (elephants, buffalos, leopards, lions and rhinos) which draw thousands of visitors to Kenya ever year.
African Animal Facts Africa is home to some of the most diverse wildlife on Earth; there are more than one million species of animals on this continent of 11 million square miles.
African animals are distributed throughout the continent’s deserts, rain forests, savannahs, valleys and mountains.
Their loud mating call distinguishes them from similar-looking penguins like African penguins, Humboldt penguins, and Galapagos penguins.
Penguins spend up to 80% of their lives in the ocean and prey on marine-dwelling animals.
They are primarily found on rocky shores and islands off the coast of Chile and Argentina.
We are also going back this October so we are hoping for good weather then. Lynn OMG - Just back and trying not to weep into my laptop.
Even the locals were saying that the last 2 weeks had been very hot. I agree with you Kevin, I commented while I was there that the walkways could do with a good jetwash!
Hi quick wave back to the family waving 14.52 03/08.
Tracy, we have been once in October and the weather was lovely, 23 degrees but felt a lot warmer.Sharks have inhabited the oceans for hundreds of millions of years and were swimming in the sea while dinosaurs walked on land.