The Great Sandy Desert in northwest Australia, holds great geological interest as a zone of active sand dune movement. While a variety of dune forms appear across the region, this astronaut photograph features many linear dunes (about 25 meters high) separated in a roughly regular fashion (0.5 to 1.5 kilometers apart).
Airocide Air Purifier designed many years ago for the International Space Station, it’s now available for your home.
Wondering if a photo from the International Space Station – ISS, was already taken?
@DaveAtCOGS and students have made an interactive map for you to use, showing all the spots on Earth that have been photographed from the Space Station. Click here for the interactive map: Our World From the ISS. via io9
Australia Outback from Space Station by Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield.
“Jackson Pollock would have been even further inspired by seeing the Outback from orbit.”