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The world has had a love affair with penguins for some time now. Their tuxedo-colored feathers, waddling walk, and awkward mannerisms make them easy to adore. But get too close to penguins—chinstrap penguins in particular—and your endearing perception of these birds may be tested, given their penchant for projectile pooping and beating each other up. #BestJobEver
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PRODUCER: Nora Rappaport
EDITORS: Nora Rappaport and Dmitry Torgovitsky
SERIES PRODUCERS: Chris Mattle and Jennifer Shoemaker
GRAPHICS: Chris Mattle
VIDEO: Kyler Abernathy and Greg Marshall

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