Earth From Space: Athabasca Oil Sands


Earth from Space is presented by Kelsea Brennan-Wessels from the ESA Web-TV virtual studios. The one-hundred-eighteenth edition features an image over the world’s largest known reservoir of crude bitumen – and the open-pit mining that’s disturbing the local forest cover at the Athabasca Oil Sands.

Credit: ESA

Popular Images
News coming your way
The biggest news about our planet delivered to you each day