Video: 5-Foot Penguin Fossil Discovered

Scientists have found the fossilized remains of a giant penguin, believed to have stood about 5 feet tall, in Peru. Video.

Scientists have unearthed fossilized remains of a five-foot-tall (150-centimeter-tall) penguin in present-day Peru. The 36-million-year-old fossil sheds light on bird evolution, according to National Geographic grantee Julia Clarke. (The National Geographic Society owns National Geographic News.)


Video produced by the University of Texas at Austin.


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