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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olfaction

Olfaction is a chemoreception that forms the sense of smell. Olfaction has many purposes, such as the detection of hazards, pheromones, and food. It integrates ...

www.sirc.org/publik/smell_human.html

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 ...

www.nidcd.nih.gov/health/smell-disorders

Your sense of smell—like your sense of taste—is part of your chemosensory system, or the chemical ...

health.howstuffworks.com/mental-health/human-nature/perception/question139.htm

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 ...

www.everydayhealth.com/news/incredible-facts-about-your-sense-smell

Oct 3, 2014 ... Olfaction, the sense of smell, is a powerful sense linked to overall health, some diseases like Parkinson's and Alzheimer's, and much more.

www.newsweek.com/human-sense-smell-better-thought-607677

May 11, 2017 ... Science debunks the myth that humans have a poor sense of smell.

blog.cognifit.com/the-sense-of-smell

Jul 3, 2017 ... What is the sense of smell and how does it work? It can be said that the sense of smell is one of the five senses that humans have. Regardless ...

www.brainfacts.org/sensing-thinking-behaving/senses-and-perception/articles/2015/making-sense-of-scents-smell-and-the-brain

Jan 27, 2015 ... Scientists studying olfaction have learned how our sense of smell works and discovered that it might be more sophisticated than previously ...

www.entnet.org/content/smell-taste

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  ...