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Ice Stories: Dispatches from Polar Scientists
Cape Royds, Skuas at Adelie Penguin Colony (Video)
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Date: December 25, 2008
Running Time: 00:02:14
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Skuas are predatory birds that prey on penguin chicks. They sit near by nests waiting for an opportunity to snatch a chick.
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