Strategic use of aromas while learning and during sleep might improve exam performance.

A recent study, which used rose scents to boost memory performance,…


Study shows loss of smell linked to depression, anxiety & isolation

A new study from the University of East Anglia reveals the huge range of…


Eau de Dead Shark

Since the Jaws movie series, I have employed 2 immutable rules for…


The Dentist Can Smell your Fear

Hands up, who’s afraid of the Dentist? It turns out that 1 in 10 of us lives…


Bigger noses = Better orgasms

Smelling an Orgasm? According to research published in the Archives of Sexual…


Smell of Death according to Honey Bees

Dead bees actually release 2 specific pheromones which a specific class of…


Flavour of Food influenced by Smell, Colour and Sound

To Phillips, the green ball suggested a sour taste, while he expected the red…


Night Time Scent Inspires Creativity

In a first-of-its-kind study, a research team led by Simone Ritter of the…


Slow-motion video shows how rain gets its smell

In a list of the best smelling things in life, fresh rain has got to be…


Passengers litter less on carriages that smell clean

A team of Dutch social psychologists has proposed a simple solution to the…