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Astronauts On The Space Station Did The Mannequin Challenge So Everyone Can Stop Now

Space: where no mannequin has gone before.

Posted on December 30, 2016, at 9:30 p.m. ET

The mannequin challenge. Everyone has done it, right? Including the Presidential Medal of Freedom the White House.

And the cast of Saturday Night Live.

These pets.

Blac Chyna in the delivery room.

Little kids.

Even these damn sea lions.

Literally, it seems like everyone on Earth has done the mannequin challenge.


European Space Agency astronaut Thomas Pesquet tweeted a video Thursday of him and his colleagues pulling off the mannequin challenge of all mannequin challenges aboard the International Space Station.

Game over, wannabe mannequins.

View this video on YouTube


It was the sea lions that did the mannequin challenge. An earlier post misidentified the fin-footed, semiaquatic marine mammals.