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Penguins-gays are outcasts

December 15 2008
09:02

In the zoo, the Chinese city of Harbin incident occurred, which put scientists in a deadlock. Zoo staff noticed that two male penguins nest built for themselves and began to portray a married couple. Podsazhennye genuine interest in homosexual female birds are not aroused.

Soon a couple of gay penguins steal from relatives was deferred eggs - this event has caused a stir in the penguin kingdom. Zoo staff had to isolate "non-traditional" birds, so calm the unrest and dissatisfaction with other penguins, Novosti China. "

It is worth noting that the cases of gay penguins have had the place to be, and in other zoos around the world. For example, in Germany, scientists have tried to split a pair of males, bringing its two-female penguins from Sweden, but males did not succumb to the intrigues scientists. And in 2002, zoo staff in New York suddenly discovered that the inseparable pair of penguins who have lived together for 8 years consists of two males. The reasons for this behavior of birds is not yet clear.

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