998th penguin chick hatches at Maryland Zoo

Posted at 6:31 AM, Feb 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-01 06:31:26-05

There's a new addition to the Maryland Zoo and that means history is closer.

Another penguin chick hatched bringing the total number in the zoo's history to 998.

If the zoo makes it to 1,000 chicks this season, they'll be the first zoo or aquarium in North America to do so.