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03/24/2016 12:38 pm ET

Scientists Put 'Boaty McBoatface' To Shame With Their Own Name Game

#TheInternetNamesAnimals and #TheInternetNamesSpace are your new favorite hashtags. You're welcome.

The Internet recently sailed away with our hearts when it voted "RRS Boaty McBoatface" as the most popular entry in a contest to name a British polar exploration ship.  

Since then, scientists have joined in on the fun with a name game of their own. 

Using the hashtags #TheInternetNamesAnimals and , people in the science community took to Twitter to share their funny ideas.

Some people really stuck with the Boaty McBoatface formula: 

Others added a bit of personal commentary to the names: 

Of course a ton of people stated the obvious: 

And a few creative individuals deviated completely from anything resembling Boaty McBoatface: 

Never change, Internet. Never change. 

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