Penguins roam around US aquarium after it closes due to coronavirus
A video of two penguins waddling about in an aquarium in Chicago is going viral on Twitter. The aquariumm was closed for public due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, .
The video was shared on Twitter by the official account of Shedd Aquarium, where the two penguins, Edward and Annie, took a tour around the facility.
The video was posted with the caption, "The adventure continues! This morning, Edward and Annie explored Shedd’s rotunda. They are a bonded pair of rockhopper penguins, which means they are together for nesting season. Springtime is nesting season for penguins at Shedd, and this year is no different!"
Penguins like Edward and Annie will begin to build their nests next week. Join us digitally for nesting coverage! In the meantime, we will be sharing lots of different animal updates (and yes, Wellington will return!) (2/3) pic.twitter.com/eCYKOwdOMz— Shedd Aquarium (@shedd_aquarium) March 16, 2020