Behold the Largest Penguin Ever Discovered (Video)

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Aug. 8 2014 1:59 PM

Monster Penguin

Palaeeudyptes klekowskii might have reached 6 feet long and weighed up to 250 pounds.

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Emperor penguins can reach nearly 4 feet tall and 100 pounds. But that's nothing compared to a newly discovered specimen recovered from Seymour Island off the coast of the Antarctic Peninsula.

Dallas Jensen is a regular video contributor to Slate.