Olfaction, also known as olfactics, is the sense of smell. This sense is mediated
by specialized sensory cells of the nasal cavity of vertebrates, which can be ...
Although the human sense of smell is feeble compared to that of many animals, it
is still very acute. We can recognise thousands of different smells, and we are ...
Your sense of smell helps you enjoy life. You may delight in the aromas of your
favorite foods or the fragrance of flowers. Your sense of smell is also a warning ...
Smell and taste warn us of dangers, such as fire, poisonous fumes, and spoiled
food. Loss of the sense of smell may indicate sinus disease, growths in the nasal
One of the oldest beliefs about human perception is that we have a poor sense of
smell. Not only is this a general belief among the public, but it appears to have ...
The sense of smell also enhances your ability to taste. Many people who lose
their sense of smell also complain that they lose their sense of taste. Most can still
Suzie Thomas suffered a head trauma as a teenager that took away her sense of
smell. Photo courtesy of Malone University. Imagine, if you can, a world without ...
Smell is a very direct sense. In order for you to smell something, molecules from
that thing have to make it to your nose. Everything you smell, therefore, is giving ...
Mar 26, 2016 ... Spring is in the air and you can't smell a thing: no flowers, no Sunday roast, no
chocolate. What's life like for anosmics?
The Sense of Smell Institute is the research and education division of The
Fragrance Foundation, the non-profit, educational arm of the global fragrance