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  • Giant ancestor found

    Giant ancestor found

    Scientists have discovered a now-extinct species of giant penguin that was taller than most humans. The remains of the bird, perhaps the tallest penguin species ever discovered, help show how quickly giant penguins developed after the extinction of the dinosaurs around 66 million years ago. The animal revealed by fossil fragments found in New Zealand …

    December 19, 2017