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Penguin chick waddles into spotlight

The eight-week-old little blue penguin (left) made its way across its exhibit yesterday at the New England Aquarium. The eight-week-old little blue penguin (left) made its way across its exhibit yesterday at the New England Aquarium. (DAVID L. RYAN/GLOBE STAFF)
June 7, 2007

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At 8 weeks old, the baby penguin that flaunted its brilliant coat of indigo-colored feathers yesterday at the New England Aquarium is already full grown. The foot-tall bird weighed 2 to 3 pounds, and it will not get any bigger, no matter how many herring and smelt it eats. (Full article: 186 words)

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