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Why do penguins have wings? Can they fly?
A:

No, penguins can’t fly. A penguin’s wings are much smaller than other birds’ wings. Their feathers are tightly layered and contain oils that make them waterproof. Penguins use thes small wings as paddles to help them swim faster.

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