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VIDEO: When tiny penguins attack


Cheryl Santa Maria
Digital Reporter

Thursday, February 13, 2014, 6:18 -


You may have seen penguins waddle along icy terrain, but have you ever seen one run, with conviction, on concrete?

Check out this video from Matsue Vogel Park in southern Japan, which is home to countless penguins, tropical birds and owls.


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We thought this video was too cute to keep to ourselves, and we aren't alone: In less than one months' time, the YouTube clip has racked up more than 400,000 views.

What makes the footage even more impressive is the fact that, despite being accomplished swimmers, penguins aren't exactly graceful on land.

Here's video proof. This clip  took the internet by storm last year, racking up nearly 2 million views.


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