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penguin suit

slang A man's formal evening wear, i.e., a tuxedo. I need to find somewhere I can rent a penguin suit for my brother's wedding this summer.
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Penguin Computing welcomes interested parties to contact the company regarding the early access program.
Ski Dubai's penguin habitat is now home to 25 penguins, including the newchick.
Peter Dickinson, Head of Ski Dubai's Penguin Department, said: "We are very pleased to announce that the King chick is happy and healthy in Ski Dubai's penguin habitat.
It was a good thing that the "North Wind" elite undercover inter-species task force appeared in time to save the penguins.
To keep track of the colony, volunteers would wade to the island before sunset and count the penguins as they walked to their nests in the dark.
And they are to farm out two-thirds of their penguins to zoos in England, Denmark and Ulster while work to drain the pool begins today.
The effects of climate change might seem like an easy way to explain struggling penguin populations, but historical climate change events have not threatened penguins' survival which means that the current warming event is of a greater magnitude than any previous event and/or that there are new, perhaps human-based, factors affecting penguin survival.
The species is also known as the jackass penguin because they bray like donkeys and African penguins because they'renative to South Africa.
These masses of anchovies, sardines and other small finfish are seasonally brought to many penguin habitats by cold-water currents.
The DVD that is included brings the Penguins to life and sound.
Sally-Ann Wilkinson, director of Wild In Art which is creating the penguins and also devised Go Superlamabana nas, says: "The launch is in three weeks and we're on schedule.
The age of these new fossils pushes back the date of penguin migration from the southernmost latitudes millions of years earlier than previous data had indicated.
I learned that the largest penguin is the emperor penguin, emperor penguins have 40,000 penguins in a colony, and they slide on their bellies.
On 18 July 2002, salmon fisherman Guy Demmert caught an adult Humboldt Penguin (Spheniscus humboldti) in his purse seine net off Noyes Island, Alaska (55[degrees] 30' N, 133[degrees] 40' W), nearly 10,000 km from its native range in Peru and Chile (from 5[degrees] S to 42[degrees] S).
A penguin sanctuary in Cape Town, South Africa provided the participants: African penguins recovering from being caught in oil spills.