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Climate change is killing baby penguins

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Climate change means more extreme weather and baby penguins are paying the price with their lives, said a pair of long-term studies out Wednesday. 

A baby Magellanic penguin is seen in Tokyo on June 14, 2013

Soaking rainstorms and unusual heat have killed vast numbers of young Magellanic penguins at the bottom tip of South America, said one of the papers published in the journal PLOS ONE.

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