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In contrast, the largest of the modern penguins, the emperor penguin, weighs up to 88 pounds and is a little over 4 feet tall, on average.
By comparison, the tallest living species, the emperor penguin, reaches about four feet in height.
In contrast, today’s largest living penguin, the emperor penguin, is half as massive and shorter by half a meter.
Separately, another photography book, WILD Africa, is due out in December, about the time the couple will begin excursions to Papua New Guinea and Antarctica to photograph birds and emperor penguins.
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