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Penguins certainly are a different bird! They spend seventy-five percent of their lives in water and they can't even fly! Penguins are classified as birds because they have feathers. So explore a penguin's world by finding out how they can swim so fast, what they eat, and how people need to help protect their habitats.
o Smithsonian mission statement
o Website and additional reading sources
o Series thumbnails on back panel
Ages: 5 - 9
Exceptional nonfiction for children from two of the most trusted names in science education: Seymour Simon and the Smithsonian Institution.