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Monday, February 12, 2018

Pink snow

Fun fact: penguin poop is pink.

Of course it is, you're probably thinking, because any creature as adorable as a penguin obviously poops rainbows or a reasonable facsimile.

Their diet consists mostly of krill, which are basically tiny shrimp, which explains the color. And also the smell, which is -- noticeable. And hard to get rid of, if you happen to slip on one of those snowy slopes and get it all over your waterproof pants. Everyone smelled a little like penguin by the end of the trip.

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