BBC Expedition Discovers Flying Penguin!

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    The penguins were found on King George Island, about 750 miles south of the Falklands:

    The footage is simply unbelievable!
     
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    They eat Poissons D'Avril in the rain forest.
     
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    Wow that is pretty amazing...
     
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    Oh, dear..either it is the day of fools again or I'm having some sort of acid flashback.
     
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    april fools day...
     
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    I salute the Telegraph for carrying the whole thing out with a straight face.

    Seriously, though, to me the most amazing part of the video is the unfaked part at the beginning in which the penguins pop up from the water and land on their feet.
     
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    Oh shucks. I can't believe I actually fell for it :eek:
     
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    This should clarify.
     
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    Whatever next.....maybe talking cows :eek::cool:
     
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    Thats like when I do handstands when you humans aren't looking...

    :rolleyes: I am a talking cow :smile:
     
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    Then make a video of it, and post it on Youtube.
     
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    Shit, I actually believed it for a second, until they flew to South America. :frown1: It would be amazing though.
     
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    Just saw a show on Wild Kingdom on Animal Planet about the Adelie Penguin, a relative of the Emperor Penguin, in Antarctica. Just like Calboner said - the penguins land on their feet every time.
     
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    I don't have a camera and never will.
     
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    Well, then who's that in your avatar?
    FAKER!!
    Using stolen pics!!!
     
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    Farmer Joe's old camera of course!
     
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