Smell

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Brain Awareness Video Contest Honorable Mention.
What is it about smell that evokes such powerful memories? Find out in this video which earned an honorable mention in the 2016 Brain Awareness Video Contest.
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More than one-third of COVID-19 patients experience neurological symptoms.
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David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian discuss their research on sensory systems that won them the 2020 Kavli Prize in Neuroscience.
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Specialized cells in the nose convert chemicals in the air into the experience of smell.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of October 5, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of August 10, 2020.
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Strokes, confusion, and loss of smell have left neuroscientists worried about what the novel coronavirus means for the nervous system.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of June 15, 2020
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And other neuroscience news for the week of April 27, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of March 23, 2020.
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Sense organs are the brain’s windows to the outside world.
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Your sense of taste and smell help you enjoy your favorite dish or avoid it when it’s gone bad.
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The question may sound bizarre, but for people with synesthesia, days of the week might have their own colors, shapes, textures — even smells!
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