This is a satellite image of the fabulous Namib Desert as seen through Google Maps. You have seen my ground level shots as I climbed dune 7 but this really shows how much sand has pooled here.
Satellite image of the Namib Desert
Gobabeb 2006October 9, 2006
Gobabeb 2006 Satellite image of the Namib Desert by Michael Paskevicius is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
The Desert Brings PeaceOctober 5, 2006
Tomorrow I will head back to the Gobabeb Research Facility for a conference on renewable energy sources organized by the Polytechnic of Namibia and the Gerter Institute of Namibia. I was last at Gobabeb for the Rotary International meeting in March of this year. I really enjoy going to the desert. It is so quiet […]
Gobabeb Research CentreApril 3, 2006
Journey to the Gobabeb Research Centre I took Friday off from work so that I could travel with colleagues to the Gobabeb Research Centre in the middle of the Namib-Naucluft. The Namib desert is considered to be the oldest desert in the world, having endured arid or semi-arid conditions for at least 80 million years. […]