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Giant penguins added to New Zealand's extinct species list

From fossils found in Waipara, North Canterbury, a new giant penguin species has been identified that is about 1.6 meters high. The discovery of Crossvallia waiparensis a Paleocene monster penguin (66 to 56 million years ago) adds to the list of gigantic but extinct New Zealand fauna. These include the largest parrot in the world, a giant eagle, a giant …

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Facebook bans two weeks after the attack on New Zealand's white nationalism

The move took place less than two weeks after the alleged terrorist attack on two mosques in New Zealand streamed the massacre live on the platform. A manifesto allegedly written by the suspect reveals white nationalist views. Facebook ( FB ) said that the hateful treatment of people on the basis of race has long been banned, they have not …

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New Zealand's North and South Islands are moving closer together

Cape Campbell, on the northern tip of New Zealand's South Island, has come closer to the North Island by almost 15 centimeters, according to an expert. Cape Campbell, on the northern tip of the New Zealand South Island, has moved According to an expert, the North Island is almost 15 cm closer. (CNN) – The northern and southern islands of …

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New Zealand's PM Ardern returns to work after maternity leave

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern returned to the office Thursday after a six-week absence, while Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters acted as janitor. In an interview with the country's TVNZ network, she said she was "absolutely" ready to get back to work. "I feel like I'm gifted … this time to be with Neve, but under the unique circumstances, I'm very …

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