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2014-10-17 03:00:21

A fly’s sense of smell could be used in new technology to detect drugs and bombs, new University of Sussex research has found.

2014-05-20 23:02:25

This first-of-its-kind system is now available to customers for pre-order on popular crowdfunding platform Indiegogo Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) May 20, 2014

Diabetes, Body Odor And Deer Hunting
2014-03-18 05:21:38

A deer hunter's worst enemy is body odor because it alerts prey animals that a predator is near. The science behind suppressing body odor to give hunters an edge, however, could help researchers develop a life-saving device for diabetes patients.

Androids Detect Bad Breath, Smelly Feet
2013-05-09 05:00:08

Japanese researchers have created two new automatons – a female humanoid and a dog robot – that alert those suffering from smelly body odor or bad breath, the Asahi Shimbun newspaper reported this week.

Dogs Inspire New Electronic Nose
2012-11-20 14:42:58

A dog’s nose is 1,000 times better at picking up scents than a human’s nose. As such, it only makes sense to model an electronic nose after the canine’s.

Electronic Nose Prototype Can Sniff Out Harmful Substances
2012-08-23 07:55:23

Research by Nosang Myung, a professor at the University of California, Riverside's Bourns College of Engineering, has enabled a local company to develop an "electronic nose" prototype that can detect small quantities of harmful substances.

2012-05-22 02:12:14

Almost a century after telephone pioneer Alexander Graham Bell first popularized the idea of measuring smells, chemical vapor sensors ― "electronic noses" ― are being developed for use in diagnosing disease, detecting national security threats, and other futuristic uses.

2012-05-02 19:56:42

Chemical sensors are exceedingly good at detecting a single substance or a class of chemicals, even at highly rarified concentrations.

2012-03-30 08:32:13

Have you ever been disappointed by a cantaloupe from the grocery store?

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2010-04-17 16:30:00

Scientists have 'trained' an electronic system to be able to predict the pleasantness of novel odors, just like a human would perceive them – turning the popular notion that smell is completely personal and culture-specific on its head.


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