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Adult emperor penguins with their chicks (Aptenodytes forsteri) on the sea ice close to Halley Research Station on the Brunt Ice Shelf.

Adult emperor penguins with their chicks (Aptenodytes forsteri) on the sea ice close to Halley Research Station on the Brunt Ice Shelf.

Penguin of the day

King Penguin, King Edward Point, South Georgia

King Penguin, King Edward Point, South Georgia

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