Ancient penguin was as big as a (human) Pittsburgh Penguin

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Ancient penguin was as big as a (human) Pittsburgh Penguin

This illustration shows the size of an ancient giant penguin Kumimanu biceae. On Tuesday, researchers announced their find of fossils from approximately 55 million years ago, discovered in New Zealand, that put the creature at about 5 feet, 10 inches long when swimming, and 223 pounds.
This illustration shows the size of an ancient giant penguin Kumimanu biceae. On Tuesday, researchers announced their find of fossils from approximately 55 million years ago, discovered in New Zealand, that put the creature at about 5 feet, 10 inches long when swimming, and 223 pounds.
Pittsburgh Penguins’ Sidney Crosby (87) works the puck behind the net with Colorado Avalanche’s Erik Johnson (6) defending in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Monday.

Ancient penguin was as big as a (human) Pittsburgh Penguin

This illustration shows the size of an ancient giant penguin Kumimanu biceae. On Tuesday, researchers announced their find of fossils from approximately 55 million years ago, discovered in New Zealand, that put the creature at about 5 feet, 10 inches long when swimming, and 223 pounds.
This illustration shows the size of an ancient giant penguin Kumimanu biceae. On Tuesday, researchers announced their find of fossils from approximately 55 million years ago, discovered in New Zealand, that put the creature at about 5 feet, 10 inches long when swimming, and 223 pounds.
Pittsburgh Penguins’ Sidney Crosby (87) works the puck behind the net with Colorado Avalanche’s Erik Johnson (6) defending in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Monday.