Episode 5

Published on:

4th Dec 2020

The Smell of Rain

It's summer and a storm has just passed through. You step outside and are instantly greeted with that good ole' familiar smell---the smell of rain. But what is that smell? After all, water itself isn't particularly smelly, right? In this episode, Richard's first solo mission, we explore the surprising secrets behind the smell of rain.

This episode was originally uploaded November of 2019.

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