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Penguins: Spy in the Huddle, A Nature Special Presentation

The Journey (#101)

Emperor penguins, Rockhoppers and Tropical Humboldt penguins venture to their breeding grounds. [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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