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Living among the Penguins

Lecture no. 19 from the course: National Geographic Polar Explorations

Living among the Penguins

Taught by Professor Michael E. Wysession and 4 others | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Travel Courses

Legendary Antarctic adventurer Apsley Cherry-Garrard said “all the world loves a penguin” and in this lecture, you’ll understand why. Get acquainted with Adélie, emperor, and chinstrap penguins by exploring how each evolved into the fat, flightless swimmer it is today. Explore the history of their interaction with humans and their remarkable cycles of reproduction and survival.


April 25, 2016