California Academy of Sciences: Science @ Home - Penguins Swimming and Braying

That’s a loud sound for a little bird! Every penguin has its own unique bray, which it uses to identify itself to other penguins.

While you watch this video, think about the three questions below. Share your answers with a friend or family member or just think in your head.

    • What do these penguins sound like? Does that sound remind you of anything?
  • Can you make the sound?
  • What do you see the penguins doing?

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