Ice, ice baby: Penguins take a selfie in Antarctica

March 08, 2018
  • By Kelly McMullen
  • Digital Staff

Selfies aren’t just for teens, it seems. A pair of curious Emperor Penguins decided to take a shot at being on camera.

According to various news outlets including CNET and Huffington Post, penguins approached a camera that was left behind on ice in Australia. It happened at Auster Rookery near Australia's Mawson research station.

And they sure weren’t shy about stealing the show.

Two birds waddle up to an expeditioner’s camera, and, well, provide 38 seconds of pure entertainment.

It didn’t take long for it to make waves on social media: