Schleich's range of animal figurines are a great way to teach children about animals. Children learn better as they play, assist them in their imginative play with these awesome figures. Learn aboout the habitats, features, traits and roles of all kinds of animals and the importance of conservation. The emperor peguin acn grow up to 1.25m and weigh as much as 45kg! These birds can not fly but their excellent swimming skills is like no other. Reaching speeds of 30km/hr and diving down to as much as 400m they are well equiped for the cool harsh conditions of antartica.