Puddle the penguin shows off his waddle!

Humboldt Penguins

Humboldt Penguins

One of the most endearing traits of a penguin is the distinct waddle; there is just something cute and comical about the way they get from A to B on land, however stick them in water and they fly with ease! 

Believe it, or not, waddling is the most energy efficient way for penguins to get about on land and researchers at London Zoo are finding out just how these beautiful birds do this.

Click here for the full BBC article on Penguin waddle put to the test – don’t forget to play the video in the article – the penguins are queuing up to have a go on the running track!

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