Tag: penguin

  • H2Oh-So-Cute

    When one thinks about cute baby animals, one rarely thinks of the aquatic ones that dominate the oceans and waterways.  Given the immense size of the oceans and what is yet to be explored, who knows just what cuties are waiting out there for us to discover them?!

  • Windows

    It is said that eyes are the window to the soul, and these incredible beasts certainly must have some beautiful souls if their eyes are anything to go by!  Eyes come in several different shapes, and in nature the pupil shape can also differ.  It is believed that vertical pupils are found in ambush predators, […]

  • Something in the Air

    Gandhi said it best when he uttered “Where there is love there is life”, and as such I believe that all life experiences love of one kind or another.  Some of us are lucky enough to find that special someone at a young age, and many others spend a lifetime searching.  I hope you are […]

  • Jumping For Joy

    All of us have experienced those moments in life where we are so happy we cannot contain ourselves and are bursting with energy…the resulting release is sometimes that where we “jump for joy”!  Is it the high that makes us do such things, or is it because jumping releases natural endorphins?  These animals are certainly […]

  • Natural Standouts

    Being different is a special and magnificent thing! Nature has found many ways to make many of us stand out from the rest, Albinism and Melanism being just such examples, and they just happen to two be examples of some truly unique and exceptional beauties!

  • All in a Row

    Having one’s ducks in a row is a phrase that relates to getting all of a person’s affairs sorted and became known around the 1980s.  It has been suggested that the expression originated from the fairground amusement game of shooting mechanical ducks.  I myself, as with many others, feel it’s more likely the term came […]

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    Strange Sleeping Habits – Part 2

    How we sleep tends to remain pretty standard once we know what works for us! Some of these sleeping positions look downright painful, but sleeping in weird positions is nothing new in itself.

  • Underwater Dancers

    The incredible grace and beauty of a Penguin underwater is an unbelievable sight to witness.  They glide effortlessly through the water and the flight they miss out on in the air is most certainly achieved below in the blue depths of the ocean.  A penguin’s tuxedo-like outfit can sometimes give them a comical appearance, but […]

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    Strange Sleeping Habits – Part 1

    No-one ever said we all had to sleep in the same way, but some of these sleeping positions look downright painful!  Sleeping in weird positions is nothing new in itself, with some of the most bizarre positions being oddly comfortable (for some anyhow!).

  • You’ve Got a Friend in Me

    Confirming the fact that friendships come in all shapes and sizes, and proving that our differences should be something to be valued and cherished, these animals know they’ve always got a friend they can turn to.  Perhaps we could all learn a lesson or two from them…?