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Penguins: Spy in the Huddle, A Nature Special Presentation

First Steps (#102)

Newborn emperor penguins in Antarctica take their first steps. Humboldt chicks take on fur seals. [56 minutes] TV-PG Closed Captioning Descriptive Video Service

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Series Description: For nearly a year, 50 animatronic cameras disguised as realistic life-size penguins infiltrated penguin colonies to record the tough challenges penguins face from the moment they emerge from the sea to raising their chicks and finally returning to the water. The intimate, emotional and sometimes amusing behavior of nature's most devoted parents bringing up their young against the most extraordinary odds is revealed as never before.

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