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Shedd Aquarium offering virtual penguin encounter

You know those in-person penguin encounters that the Shedd Aquarium offers where people can interact with their penguins?  Well, those aren’t happening right now.  BUT, the Shedd has figured out a way that patrons can still get close and personal with their penguins.

They’re offering a Virtual Penguin Encounter, where users can do a Zoom meeting with the penguins (and their handlers) from home.  Patrons will get to ask the experts questions and see the cute feathery aquatic birds up close.  The 45-minute experience costs $59.95  .  You can check it out