November 15, 2020
Digital Aromas on the Horizon
Fragrances – promising mystery, intrigue and forbidden thrills – are blended by master perfumers, their recipes kept secret. In a new study on the sense of smell, Weizmann Institute of...
November 10, 2019
Left-handed Women have Excellent Smell Despite Lacking Olfactory Bulbs
Is a pair of brain structures called the olfactory bulbs, which are said to encode our sense of smell, really essential? Weizmann Institute of Science researchers has shown that some...
March 30, 2019
Breathe in before Answering: Cognitive Function Tied to Inhalation
A shot of espresso, a piece of chocolate or a headstand – all of these have been recommended before taking a big test. The best advice, however, could be to...