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Stunning Aerial Photography in ‘AUSTRALIA – The Eagle Eye’

This short film by Wild Pacific Media is simply stunning. It is a journey across Australia from an eagle’s perspective. Featuring animals and landscapes from the deserts to the ocean, including The Kimberley, Arnhem Land, The Pilbara, Cairns to Cape York and a handful of Western Australian Deserts.  

BBC: Planet Earth | Amazing Kangaroo Technique To Stay Cool

Australia is the World’s most arid continent, and its blistering daytime heat can be a potential killer. Using thermal imaging, we are given a fascinating glimpse into how the Red Kangaroo cools their body temperatures and avoid the deadly effects of the midday Sun.  

Cyclone Debbie from the ISS

The cyclone named ‘Debbie’ move in over the east coast of Australia today. It has been upgraded to a category 4 hurricane/cyclone on the five-point scale. It’s a real powerhouse in other words. It is massive and this is particularly clear when you see it from above in the below clip from the International Space …

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ESA: Earth from Space: Wolfe Creek

The Copernicus Sentinel-2A satellite takes us over the northern part of Western Australia to the Wolfe Creek Crater National Park. The area pictured is close to the edge of the Great Sandy Desert, the country’s second-largest, and presents a landscape of desert plains and grasslands.  

ESA: Earth from Space: Gibson Desert

The Sentinel-2A satellite takes us over the Gibson Desert in Western Australia in this false-colour image. Covering an area of over 150 000 sq km, the desert sports gravel terrains covered by desert grasses, as well as red sandy plains and dunefields. A drought in the 1980s forced the indigenous Pintupi people to the central-eastern …

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ESA: Earth from Space: Australian desert

Earth from Space is presented by Malì Cecere from the ESA Web-TV virtual studios. The one hundred fifty-fourth edition features a Sentinel-2 satellite image of the Northern Territory desert in Australia.  

Filippo Rivetti: Tiny Sydney

A short film by Filippo Rivetti, filmed in tilt-shift showing the city of Sydney, Australia. Tilt-shift effect applied in post-production. Shot from Bondi Beach, Sydney Tower Eye, Pylon Lookout, Dudley Page Reserve.  

Earth from Space: Flinders

Earth from Space is presented by Kelsea Brennan-Wessels from the ESA Web-TV virtual studios. In this edition, multi-coloured layers of rock in South Australia’s Flinders Ranges are featured.

Earth from Space: Island mountain

Earth from Space is presented by Kelsea Brennan-Wessels from the ESA Web-TV virtual studios. Uluru/Ayers Rock in the Australian outback is featured in this edition.