Aquarium penguins have a very lively social life

The penguins at the Kyoto Aquarium are apparently thriving socially in quarantine.so much so that their human handlers had to setup a flowchart to keep track of everything going on.Researcher Oliver Jia shared the flowchart on Twitter, explaining that penguin relationship drama is very typical of the species.Wing-flapping is a sign of affection and couples who have defined the relationship will commonly be seen grooming each other.Heartbreak is also pretty clear — penguins who have recently been broken up with will sometimes refuse to eat.One female penguin shown on the chart ended six relationships last year.according to BBC, penguins — both male and female — “regularly cheat” and “break up” with their partners

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