When Penguins Went From The Sky To The Sea
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When Penguins Went From The Sky To The Sea

About 61 million years ago, on the shore of what’s now the South Island of New Zealand, there lived a bird. It stood upright, measured about a meter tall, with wings that were pretty short for its large body, and a long, narrow bill. And it couldn’t fly, but it used those short wings to […]

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Do Penguins Fly? | Penguin 101
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Do Penguins Fly? | Penguin 101

[Aviculturist Kim] No, you cannot take my jacket! Be nice. [Upbeat music playing] Hi! My name is Kim Fukuda, and I’m an aviculturist here at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. My favorite animal here at the Aquarium is the African penguin. I often get asked, “Do penguins fly?” [Penguins honking and braying very loudly] [Kim, over […]

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