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Polar chicks snuggle up to mum

The first comprehensive inventory of the sea and land animals that live in a polar region has been completed by a team from the British Antarctic Survey and Hamburg University.

Chinstrap penguin mothers and babies were among the species counted.

Footage courtesy of the British Antarctic Survey

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