View Full Version : Scientists Follow the Poop to Find Penguin From Space

2009-Jun-03, 12:00 AM
This just in from the ‘things kids can giggle about’ department: British scientists are using satellite images to find colonies of emperor penguins in Antarctica. While their natural camouflage makes them blend into the shadows of the sea ice where they breed, their droppings, or guano, show up perfectly from space. [...]

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