An eagle just flew off the Burj Khalifa in Dubai (aka the world's tallest building), and luckily some humans strapped a GoPro to its back to catch it all on camera. The record-breaking livecast was planned to highlight the plight of these endangered predators throughout the world. Who knows if it worked, but it yielded some bitchin' POV footage in the process:

via BBC News

And here's the eagle's final dive, set to some awe-inspiring New-Age music:

 

 

Not only is that a stunning portrait of the world through an eagle's eyes, it's also a stunning portrait of the shameless money pit that is Dubai. Keep being Dubai, Dubai.

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POV: Holy Shit