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Antarctica: Penguin Population Double Previous Estimate

A new census of emperor penguins in Antarctica has found that there are roughly twice as many as had been estimated.

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But researchers say the new numbers don't change the fact that Antarctic penguins are seriously threatened by climate change.

Host Lisa Mullins speaks with researcher Michelle LaRue.

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