Gratuitous baby-animal picture: This African penguin chick hatched at the Little Rock Zoo on Oct. 30. At three weeks old, its gender still isn’t known and it weighs only about two pounds, according to KARK 4 News.
Photo: The penguin on Nov. 19. Credit: Associated Press
Penguin love in Long Beach: The 13 Magellanic marine birds, in an Aquarium of the Pacific exhibit opening this week, have been busy courting, with one chick and a clutch of eggs added to the colony.
Photo: Natalie Wallis, 4, left, holds her stuffed penguin as she and her mother, Marina, view the Magellanic penguins at the Aquarium of the Pacific’s new exhibit in Long Beach. Credit: Christina House / For the Times