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Human-sized 'monster penguin' unearthed in New Zealand fossil find

Mashable Friday, 16 August 2019 ()
A prehistoric penguin around the size of a person has been discovered in New Zealand.

The fossilised bones of a "monster penguin" — that's according to Canterbury Museum — were found in North Canterbury, north of Christchurch, in 2018, by Leigh Love, an amateur palaeontologist.

The remains indicate that Crossvallia...

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