50,000 Emperor Penguins Vanish As Ice Shelf Ecosystem Is Washed Out To Sea

What was once the second largest emperor penguin colony in Antarctica is no longer. It’s been completely destroyed. After a catastrophic breeding season, what penguins were left of the Halley Bay colony were drowned in the Weddell Sea when the Brunt Ice Shelf was broken up and swept away by sea storms. Scientists from the...

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