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Thousands of tiny baby Adélie penguin starve to death as changing weather forces parents to travel for food

Independent Friday, 13 October 2017
Only two chicks died – with the rest starving as their parents were forced to trudge across Antarctica to eat
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News video: Scientists Want Marine Sanctuary After Massive Penguin Chick Die-Off

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Scientists are seeking increased environmental protections after an entire breeding season of Adelie penguin chicks was wiped out in a key colony in east Antarctica. Only two chicks survived the massive die-off among the thousands born to 18,000 pairs of breeding adults, researchers reported....

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