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VIRAL VIDEO: Penguin Escapes Killer Whales (By Jumping In Boat!)

Watch as a Gentoo penguin miraculously escapes a pod of hungry Orcas (Killer Whales) by jumping into a boat full of tourists off the coast of Antarctica.

It was amazing to watch in person!

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Shot November 29th, 2019 in the Gerlache Straight by Matthew & Anna Karsten on a Quark Expeditions Antarctica Cruise.

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Tuesday 9th of March 2021

Hi, You have shared a very amazing video of that penguin, I am just planning to make a trip to Antarctica where I can see lots of penguins out there. Thank You for this stuff & Best of Luck!

Paul Mercier

Saturday 6th of March 2021

it's so irresponsable, they ruin the chase of the orca, in Canada it is illegal to be so close of orca. They put so much danger on the orca, because of what? just because a penguin is beutifull... They will not have did that if it was a ugly fich...

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