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The ocean of chemical signals

The ocean of chemical signals | Smell | Scoop.it
The environment is an ocean of olfactory communications between all living beings…what do the receptors look like?
We’re sharing knowledge about receptors : Richard’s bio world and Raewyn’s imagined...
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Researchers find that the brain smells what it expects rather than what it sniffs (w/ video)

Researchers find that the brain smells what it expects rather than what it sniffs (w/ video) | Smell | Scoop.it
(Medical Xpress) -- In the moments before you “stop and smell the roses,” it’s likely your brain is already preparing your sensory system for that familiar floral smell.
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In Praise of Smelly Places

In Praise of Smelly Places | Smell | Scoop.it
Your sense of smell is intimately connected to your experience of a place and your memory of it. So why don't cities take greater advantage of this?
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Five Strange Substances Perfumers Use to Make Aromas | Wired Science | Wired.com

Five Strange Substances Perfumers Use to Make Aromas | Wired Science | Wired.com | Smell | Scoop.it
Perfumers have long relied on odd ingredients to create swoony scents, and in November some of the best examples will be on exhibit in New York.
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BBC NEWS | Technology | Robot nose given keen smell sense

BBC NEWS | Technology | Robot nose given keen smell sense | Smell | Scoop.it
A layer of artificial mucus gives an "electronic nose" the ability to precisely sniff out different odours.
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World Science Festival: Scents and Sensibilities, or How Smell Works

World Science Festival: Scents and Sensibilities, or How Smell Works | Smell | Scoop.it
From pheromones to disease detection via smell, or what your nose has to do with the neurochemistry of nostalgia.
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