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Counter traffic on the penguin highway in Antarctica

Turns out that in Antarctica on the penguin highways, you travel on the right side: when the penguin coming from the shore (back to camera) ran into counter traffic, it cleared to the right without stopping, letting the other penguin to pass.

TAGS: Antarctica, Gentoo, Highway, Walking, White

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Hasolelim, Israel
Member since 2016
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© Irit Abramovich.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2015
Total Views: 21
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 26, 2016, 3 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 200mm
Shutter Speed: 1/800
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO100
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