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Emperor penguins courting and showing the beautiful graphic linings in their feathering.

Emperor penguin chicks exploring the world.

Emperor penguins leaving the colony to forage in the sea.

first encounter: curiosity on both sides

First encounter: curiosity on both sides.

One of the many groups of the colony huddling together.

three emperor penguins

Three emperor penguins standing in the colony of Snow Hill Island.

Last but not least: Emperor penguins chicks marching.

will it be safe?

An Adélie penguin looking for a safe place to dive in.

You can see the Adélie searching for a safe spot and in the next blog you can see why.

When there’s so much drifting ice in the water it’s easy for predators to hide underneath and wait for their prey to come down.

Finally this Adélie carefully slides into the water.

I hope it had a safe swim!