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Biosensor sniffs out explosives

Biosensor sniffs out explosives
Temple University School of Medicine researchers have developed a new biosensor that sniffs out explosives and could...
Read more May 9 2007, 12:00pm CDT
 

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Waves in brain make smells stick to memories and inner maps, says study

Source: News-Medical.net

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Waves in your brain make smells stick to your memories and inner maps. When I was a child I used to sit in my grandfather's workshop, playing with wood shavings. Freshly shaven wood has a distinct smell of childhood happiness, and whenever I get a whiff of that scent my brain immediately conjures up images of my grandfather at his working bench, the heat from the fireplace ...
Full article at: News-Medical.net 16 minutes ago
 

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Why your nose can be a pathfinder

Source: PsyPost

Waves in your brain make smells stick to your memories and inner maps. When I was a child I used to sit in my grandfather’s workshop, playing with wood shavings. Freshly shaven wood has a distinct smell of childhood happiness, and whenever I get a whiff of that scent my brain immediately c ...
Full article at: PsyPost 3 hours ago
 

Scientists Working On ''Odor Recording'' Device

Scientists Working On ''Odor Recording'' Device
Sure, we all don't have time to stop and smell the roses anymore, but with new technology you can now do it remotely....
Read more Jun 30 2006, 8:00am CDT
 

Fish Smell Badly In More Acidic Oceans

Source: Scientific American

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Some fish living in waters with currently naturally high levels of CO2 lose their sense of smell, and with it their ability to perceive predators--a possible portent to a global situation in the near... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com ...
Full article at: Scientific American 3 days ago, 6:44pm CDT
 

Is Your Natural Scent Better Than Perfume?

Source: Bella Online

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If your natural scent smells like buttermilk, garlic or onions it might not be better than the smell of a given perfume. What do you naturally smell like on any given day an ...
Full article at: Bella Online 4 days ago, 1:04pm CDT
 

Wiring for smell sets up early, then persists

Source: PsyPost

To accommodate a lifetime of scents and aromas, mammals have hundreds of genes that each produce a different odorant receptor. The complex and diverse olfactory system they build remains adaptable, but a new study in the journal Science shows that the system’s flexibility, or plasticity, has its limits. Working in mice, Brown University scientists found that ...
Full article at: PsyPost 5 days ago, 5:53pm CDT
 

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Study suggests nestin+ cholinergic neurons may have closer connection to olfactory bulb neurons

Source: News-Medical.net

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Dr. Yuhong Zhao and co-workers from Sun Yat-sen University in China explored the projection of nestin+ neurons to the olfactory bulb and the time course of nestin+ neurons in the medial septum-diagonal band of Broca in adult rats du ...
Full article at: News-Medical.net 5 days ago, 6:18am CDT
 

EVENT: Güd by Burt’s Bees Weekend Pop-Up Store in Gastown (April 11 – 13)

Source: Modern Mix Vancouver

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Güd is a fabulous, fun and fragrant new line of natural hair and bodycare from the makers of Burt’s Bees.  The weekend of Friday April 11 – 13, Vancouverites are invited to stop by the Güd pop-up store in Gastown and experience the scrumptious Güd fragrances, while helping raise money for Free the Children. Think of Güd as the cheeky, younger sister (or maybe even niece or daughter) of Burt’s Bees.  Sharing the same values of Burt’ ...
Full article at: Modern Mix Vancouver 6 days ago, 12:49am CDT
 

The Future: Emails with electronic Smell

The Future: Emails with electronic Smell
Telewest Broadband in the UK is testing a system to let people send a "scented" e-mails over the internet. It has...
Read more Feb 20 2004, 8:14pm EST
 


 

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