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Antarctica becomes too hot for the penguins

Decline of 'dinner jacket' species is a warning to the world

Penguins are starting to desert parts of Antarctica because the icy wastes are getting too hot.

The numbers of adelie penguins on the Antarctic peninsula – the most northerly part of the frozen continent – are falling as global warming takes hold. And experts predict that, as the climate change continues, they may abandon much of the 900-mile-long promontory altogether.

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