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'Mystery' of Why Penguins Can't Fly Is Solved: Their Wings Are Better at Swimming - 'and No Bird Can Excel at Both'

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The reason why penguins cannot fly has finally been laid to rest, researchers claim. Penguins cannot fly because they are such good swimmers - and no bird can excel at both, said scientists.

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Laurie H (819)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 8:14 pm
Love those adorable penguins!!! Thanks Agnes & Sara for sending ~~~

David D (18)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 9:41 pm
(simpleton) me had always thought that they do fly - underwater - and quite, often extremely, elegant at that.


Birgit W (160)
Wednesday May 22, 2013, 3:44 am

Jason S (50)
Wednesday May 22, 2013, 5:19 pm
Good posting, thanks

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Thursday May 23, 2013, 8:54 pm
Fascinating, penguins are such a delight|!
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