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Researchers seeking to unravel the most ancient yet least understood of the five senses â€“ smell â€“ have discovered a previously unknown step in how odors are detected and processed by the brain.
A controversial idea that sense of smell can be explained by quantum physics is gaining traction in the science world, according to researchers.
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With warm weather and bathing suit season just around the corner, the SENSAÂ® Weight-Loss System, a revolutionary six-month weight-loss program developed by neurologist and smell and taste expert Dr.
For rodent pups, bonding with mom isnâ€™t hard-wired in the womb.
New research says that people who make a high-class living smelling perfumes and wines are not born with an exceptional sense of smell but acquire it with many years of sniffing.
LONG GROVE, Ill., Feb.
In a study to be published in Nature, Stanford researchers describe a new technique that makes it possible to map long-distance nerve connections in the brain.
Scientists are reporting development of a new approach for dealing with offensive household and other odors â€” one that doesn't simply mask odors like today's room fresheners, but eliminates them at the source.
SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OUTDOOR RETAILER WINTER MARKET -- Woolrich, the Original Outdoor Clothing Company(TM), has partnered with AgionÂ®, a leader in anti-odor solutions, to launch the odor eliminating technology Agion Active in the outdoor apparel market.
MONTREAL, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ - Odotech Inc., winner of several prestigious innovation and Cleantech awards, has added another technology breakthrough to its list of firsts. Its new OdoSulf system measures H2S down to 2 ppb, close to the odor perception threshold.
The nose is the organ that extends outward in the middle of the face between the eyes and mouth. Formation and Orientation The shape and look of the nose is dependent on the ethmoid bone and the nasal septum which is the cartilage that separates the two nostrils. The evolutionary hypotheses of nose development in humans propose that noses are alterations of the angles of the skull because of bipedalism. Because of the change in diet that has come with modern time and the change of...