Abundant rains have fallen in the desert. Words that send every Namibian into a frenzy of excitement. Some will savour the photos taken of this phenomenon, while others will want to see this rare occurrence for themselves by packing their cars and heading out to the desert. This year, I’m one of the latter.
Delve into the enchanting world of petrichor, the earthy scent after rain. Geosmin and β-ionones create nostalgic memories, scientific significance, and awe-inspiring connections to the environment's wonders.