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Penguin Love Photo by max seigal — National Geographic Your Shot

Snuggling penguins Photo by Max Seigal (Boulder, CO); South Georgia Island and the Sandwich Islands. Seeing these beautiful Penguins, makes me so happy!

ADELIE PENGUIN....the smallest penguin found in the Antarctic and on its islands....as small as 15.5 inches....builds its nest of stones on the rocky beaches, jealously guarding and often fighting over the best rocks.....unable to fly...excellent swimmers and jumpers....spend 75% of its time in the water hunting for food....1 of 17 species....layered with dense outer feathers, soft downy feathers, and a thick layer of fat under their skin

The smallest penguin found in the Antarctic, the ADELIE PENGUIN is found around Antarctica and on its islands. It builds its nest of stones on the rocky beaches, jealously guarding and often fighting over the best rocks.

Flying Through a Crack in the Ice by NASA Goddard Photo A massive rift valley that lies under a portion of the West Antarctic ice sheet could be speeding its melt, according to scientists who compared their discovery to a frozen Grand Canyon.

The Pine Island Glacier in Antarctica calved a newborn iceberg larger than the city of Chicago this week. The iceberg measures 278 square miles.

Stunning sunset view of Puert Rico (scheduled via http://www.tailwindapp.com?utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=twpin&utm_content=post126652691&utm_campaign=scheduler_attribution)

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You only need to be standing near the ocean, sailing a boat offshore, or strolling along a beach to feel the power of the universe.

Antarctic penguins on ice floes. Global warming has threatened the survival of the polar animals.

Antarctic penguins on ice floes. Global warming threatens the survival of the polar animals.

Hitching a ride: Adélie penguins on an iceberg surrounded by masses of floating ice, in western Antarctica ~ The Adélie Penguin is a species of penguin common along the entire Antarctic coast. They are among the most southerly distributed of all seabirds

Coming up for a breather: Killer whales pictured in Arctic ice feature in new amazing Frozen Planet images

BBC Frozen Planet: Killer whales pictured in Arctic ice feature in new amazing Planet images

Adelie penguins hauled out on floating icebergs near Paulet Island, Antarctic Peninsula.

Adelie penguins hauled out on floating icebergs near Paulet Island, Antarctic Peninsula.

Antarctic penguins on ice floes. Global warming has threatened the survival of the polar animals.

Don't wait for the politicians - make a difference now. Antarctic penguins on ice floes. Global warming has threatened the survival of the polar animals.

Gentoo & Chinstrap Penguins on the sculptural form of an ancient blue iceberg. Antarctica.

Image of gentoo & chinstrap penguins on the sculptural form of an ancient blue iceberg. by ArcticPhoto

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