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Dec 18, 2007 - Prospect Point/Lemaire Channel

We spend most of the morning traveling through some fairly "chunky" ice headed toward Prospect Point and the Fish Islands. Along the way, Richard, the bird naturalist, spots an emperor penguin off in the distance on one of the icebergs - amazing that he can spot it and tell it's an emperor from this distance, even with a telescope. While we've been hoping to see an emperor, the staff has been telling us that it will be challenging to find one since they are not breeding now. So, this sighting is very exciting to everyone on board, and we...

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