01 OCTOBER 2019 / How Does the Desert Dust Affect Us?

The phenomenon of massive clouds of desert dust sweeping across the globe has intensified in recent years. But how does the dust affect our daily lives, our health, and airline safety? Could the phenomenon also have a positive side? This and other interesting studies by the National Observatory of Athens, made possible through a grant from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF), are presented in a concise and comprehensible way in this animated video.