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Some Penguins Found A Camera, Tried To Take A Selfie, And It'll Be The Best 30 Seconds Of Your Life

People thought the 30-second clip looked just like an intro to a new animated Disney movie.

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Eddie Gault is researcher with the Australian Antarctic Division in Antarctica. Recently, he was working when he plopped his camera down on some ice. Two curious emperor penguins quickly waddled over to it.

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The two penguins caught themselves on film. The footage Gault and Australian Antarctic Division researchers discovered afterward is both darling and hilarious.

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People thought the 30-second clip looked just like an intro to a new animated Disney movie.

@AusAntarctic I feel like I’m watching a Disney introduction 😂

Or a ’90s hip-hop album cover.

Tanya Chen is a social news reporter for BuzzFeed and is based in New York.

Contact Tanya Chen at tanya.chen@buzzfeed.com.

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