I’ve published ten posts on my blog so far and all of them are based on scientific journal articles. But I also want to occasionally post some interesting and fun science facts so I have put together this amazing list. Hope you have a glowing New Year!
The alluring smell of chestnuts roasting on an open fire, the sweet aroma of freshly baked cookies and cakes, and the refreshing fragrance of pine trees in the cold crisp air are all a pleasant reminder that the festive season is here. All of these aromas are sensed by our odor receptors in the nose and researchers at Duke University recently discovered that even a tiny change in those receptors can affect our sense and perception of smell.