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14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
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.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Antarctica
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Irit Abramovich