PHOTOS: San Francisco's Cal Academy of Sciences welcomes African penguin chick

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image none"><span>none</span></div><span class="caption-text">Biologists from the California Academy of Sciences hold a new African penguin chick that recently hatched as part of the aquarium's Species Survival Plan program Feb. 18, 2016. (Photo by California Academy of Sciences)</span></div>
There's a new resident at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco.

The museum shared pictures of the new African penguin. The healthy male chick will soon go to fish school, that's where he will learn how to swim and eat before joining the rest of the penguin colony on exhibit.

Visitors can view the rest of the penguin colony anytime on a live webcam, where live feedings are broadcast twice a day at 10:30 a.m. and 3 p.m.

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